Checklist » Orchidaceae » Corallorhiza maculata var. maculata
Last updated 3/6/2009 by David Giblin.
Corallorhiza maculata (Raf.) Raf. var. maculata[FNA26, HC2]
spotted coralroot

Publication: mer. Monthly Mag. & Crit. Rev. 2: 119.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: Taxonomy follows FNA. Varieties weakly defined, intergradient with broadly overlapping ranges, and need more study. Variety maculata is reported to flower 2-4 weeks later than var. occidentalis.

References:

» Freudenstein, J. V. 1987. A preliminary study of Corallorhiza maculata (Orchidaceae) in eastern North America. Contrib. Univ. Michigan Herb. 16: 145-153.
Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Corallorhiza multiflora Nutt.
Corallorhiza multiflora Nutt. var. sulphurea Suksd.
Corallorhiza vancouveriana Finet