Orchidaceae Juss.
Diplodium Sw. , nom. rej., scientific
Swartz, O. (1810), Bemerkungen uber die Disperis alata (Labillardiere). Der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin Magazin fur die Neuesten Entdeckungen in der Gesammten Naturkunde 4: 84 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Disperis alata Labill.
  • Comment: Nom. rej. vs PTEROSTYLIS R.Br. (1810) (ref. I.C.B.N. (1983) No. 1449).
Clements, M.A. in Jones, D.L. (ed.) (August 1989), Catalogue of Australian Orchidaceae. Australian Orchid Research 1: 118 [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Pterostylis R.Br. nom. cons.
Brummitt, R.K. (1992), Vascular Plant Families and Genera: 143 [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Pterostylis R.Br. nom. cons.
Jones, D.L. & Clements, M.A. in Banks, D.P. (ed.) (28 November 2002), A new classification of Pterostylis R.Br. (Orchidaceae). Australian Orchid Research 4: 70, Figs 2.7, 2.8, Map 5 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Pterostylis sect. Foliosae G.Don legitimate taxonomic synonym: Pterostylis ser. Grandiflorae Benth. legitimate taxonomic synonym: Pterostylis sect. Antennaea Benth. legitimate
Jones, D.L., Clements, M.A. & Molloy, B.P.J. in Banks, D.P. (ed.) (28 November 2002), A synopsis of the subtribe Pterostylidinae. Australian Orchid Research 4: 126 [secondary reference]
Jones, D.L. (2008), Field Guide to the orchids of the Australian Capital Territory: 278 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "from the Greek diplous, double; reference to the lateral sepals being fused to about the middle to form a segment about twice as wide as the other segments"
Janes, J.K. & Duretto, M.F. (31 August 2010), A new classification for subtribe Pterostylidinae (Orchidaceae), reaffirming Pterostylis in the broad sense. Australian Systematic Botany 23(4): 263 [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Pterostylis sect. Foliosae G.Don legitimate
CHAH (28 February 2018), Australian Plant Census: - [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Pterostylis R.Br. nom. cons.
Jones, D.L. (January 2021), Native Orchids of Australia Edn. 3: 474-475 [secondary reference]
common name: Shell Orchids [n/a] common name: Cauline Greenhoods [n/a]