J Syst Evol ›› 2002, Vol. 40 ›› Issue (2): 139-140.

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On the identity of Eulophia hirsuta T. P. Lin (Orchidaceae)

CHEN Sing-Chi, LUO Yi-Bo   

  • Published:2002-03-18

Abstract: Eulophia hirsuta T. P. Lin is transferred to Pachystoma based on the structure of its flowers. A new name, Pachystoma ludaoense S. C. Chen et Y. B. Luo, is proposed due to the presence of an earlier name Pachystoma hirsutum (Joseph et Vajravelu) C. Sathish Kumar et K. S.Manilal.

Key words: Eulophia hirsute, Pachystoma ludaoense, New name