New York Metropolitan Flora

Genus: Spiranthes

Spiranthes cernua
Spiranthes vernalis

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Last Modified 02/22/2012

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Nomenclature

Spiranthes Richard, De Orchid. Eur., 20, 28, 36. 1817.

List of Spiranthes Species

References to Spiranthes

  • Ames, O. 1935. Nomenclatural studies in Malaxis and Spiranthes. Bot. Mus. Leafl. 3: 113-133.
  • Antlfinger, A. E.; Wendel, L. F. 1997. Reproductive effort and floral photosynthesis in Spiranthes cernua (Orchidaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 84: 769-780.
  • Case, F. W. 1993. The genus Spiranthes in Michigan. Michigan Bot. 22: 79-92.
  • Catling, P. M. 1981. Taxonomy of autumn-flowering Spiranthes species of southern Nova Scotia. Canad. J. Bot. 59: 1253-1270.
  • Catling, P. M. 1982. Breeding systems of northeastern North American Spiranthes taxa (Orchidaceae). Canad. J. Bot. 60: 3017-3039.
  • Catling, P. M. 1984. A re-evaluation of Spiranthes x steigeri. Rhodora 86: 469-473.
  • Catling, P. M.; Brown, J. R. 1983. Morphometrics and ecological isolation in sympatric Spiranthes Orchidaceae in southwestern Ontario Canada. Canad. J. Bot. 61: 2747-2759.
  • Dueck, L. A. et.al. 2005. Genetic discrimination of Spiranthes cernua species complex in South Carolina. Selbyana 26: 145-154.
  • Sheviak, C. J. 1982. Biosystematic Study of the Spiranthes cernua Complex.
  • Sheviak, C. J. 1980. The identity and status of Spiranthes ochroleuca (Rydberg) Rydberg. Rhodora 82: 525-562.
  • Sheviak, C. J. 1991. Morphological variation in the compilospecies Spiranthes cernua (L.) L. C. Rich.: ecologically-limited effects of gene flow. Lindleyana 6: 228-234.
  • Zelmer, C. D.; Currah, R. S. 1997. Symbiotic germination of Spiranthes lacera (Orchidaceae) with a naturally occurring endophyte. Lindleyana 12: 142-148.
  • Zettler, L. W. et.al. 1995. Developmental morphology of Spiranthes odorata seedlings in symbiotic culture. Lindleyana 10: 211-216.
  • Zettler, L. W.; Hofer, C. J. 1997. Sensitivity of Spiranthes odorata seeds to light during in vitro symbiotic seed germination. Lindleyana 12: 26-29.
  • Zettler, L. W.; McInnis, T. M. 1993. Symbiotic seed germination and development of Spiranthes cernua and Goodyera pubescens (Orchidaceae: Spiranthoideae). Lindleyana 8: 155-162.