Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Cyrtostylis
Orchidaceae Juss.
Cyrtostylis R.Br. , legitimate, scientific
Brown, R. (27 March 1810), Prodromus florae Novae Hollandiae et insulae Van-Diemen, exhibens characteres plantarum quas annis 1802-1805: 322 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Cyrtostylis reniformis R.Br.
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 113 [secondary reference]
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 538 [secondary reference]
Rogers, R.S. in Black, J.M. (1922), Orchidaceae. Flora of South Australia 1: 132 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: Greek kyrtos, curved; stylos, a column.
George, A.S. (5 May 1971), A check list of the Orchidaceae of Western Australia. Nuytsia 1(2): 168 [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Acianthus R.Br. legitimate
Jones, D.L. & Clements, M.A. (September 1987), Reinstatement of the genus Cyrtostylis R. Br. and its relationships with Acianthus R. Br. (Orchidaceae). Lindleyana 2: 157 [secondary reference]
Jones, D.L. (1988), Native Orchids of Australia: 396 [secondary reference]
Jones, D.L. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1989), Cyrtostylis. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 3: 420 [secondary reference]
Clements, M.A. in Jones, D.L. (ed.) (August 1989), Catalogue of Australian Orchidaceae. Australian Orchid Research 1: 44 [secondary reference]
Bates, R.J. & Weber, J.Z. (7 December 1990), Orchids of South Australia: 75-76, Figs 40-41 [secondary reference]
common name: Gnat-orchids [n/a]
  • Etymology: "The name Cyrtostylis (swollen column), refers to the fluted enlargement of the column below the stigma."
Hoffman, N. & Brown, A. (1992), Orchids of South-West Australia Edn. 2: 225 [secondary reference]
common name: Mosquito Orchids [n/a]
Weston, P.H. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1993), Cyrtostylis. Flora of New South Wales 4: 218 [secondary reference]
Entwisle, T.J. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1994), Orchidaceae. Flora of Victoria Edn. 1, 2: 833 [secondary reference]
Kores, P.J. in Holttum, R.E. (1995), A systematic study of the genus Acianthus (Orchidaceae: Diurideae). Allertonia 7(3): 181 [basionym]
basionym of: Acianthus sect. Cyrtostylis (R.Br.) Kores legitimate
Kores, P.J. in Holttum, R.E. (1995), A systematic study of the genus Acianthus (Orchidaceae: Diurideae). Allertonia 7(3): 146 [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Acianthus R.Br. legitimate
Bishop, A. (1996), Field guide to the orchids of New South Wales and Victoria Edn. 1: 175 [secondary reference]
common name: Gnat Orchids [n/a]
Jones, D.L., Wapstra, H., Tonelli, P. & Harris, S. (1999), The Orchids of Tasmania: 127 [secondary reference]
Bishop, A. (2000), Field guide to the orchids of New South Wales and Victoria Edn. 2: 175 [secondary reference]
common name: Gnat Orchids [n/a]
Wheeler, J.R., Marchant, N.G. & Lewington, M. (2002), Flora of the South West 1: 362 [secondary reference]
Brown, A., Dundas, P., Dixon, K. & Hopper, S. (2008), Orchids of Western Australia: 147 [secondary reference]
common name: gnat orchids [n/a] common name: midge orchids [n/a] common name: Mosquito orchids [n/a]
  • Etymology: "arched columnm, alluding to the curved column found in all species"
CHAH (2008), Australian Plant Census: - [secondary reference]
Jones, D.L. (2008), Field Guide to the orchids of the Australian Capital Territory: 278 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "from the Greek cyrtos, curved, bent and stylos, column; reference to the curved column"
Mabberley, D.J. (1 May 2008), Mabberley's Plant-Book Edn. 3: 250 [secondary reference]
Hoffman, N. & Brown, A. (2011), Orchids of South-West Australia Edn. 3: 269 [secondary reference]
common name: Mosquito Orchids [n/a]
CHAH (28 February 2018), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Acianthus sect. Cyrtostylis (R.Br.) Kores legitimate
  • APC Dist.: WA, SA, Qld, NSW, ACT, Vic, Tas
Jones, D.L. (January 2021), Native Orchids of Australia Edn. 3: 51 [secondary reference]
common name: Gnat Orchids [n/a]