Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Rhizanthella
Orchidaceae Juss.
Rhizanthella R.S.Rogers , legitimate, scientific
Rogers, R.S. (1930), A new genus of Australian orchid. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 15: 1, t. I, II. [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Rhizanthella gardneri R.Rogers
George, A.S. (5 May 1971), A check list of the Orchidaceae of Western Australia. Nuytsia 1(2): 192 [secondary reference]
Hoffman, N. & Brown, A. (1984), Orchids of South-West Australia: 329 [secondary reference]
common name: Underground Orchid [n/a]
Jones, D.L. (1988), Native Orchids of Australia: 330-331 [secondary reference]
Ross, E.M. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1989), Orchidaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 3: 362 [secondary reference]
Clements, M.A. in Jones, D.L. (ed.) (August 1989), Catalogue of Australian Orchidaceae. Australian Orchid Research 1: 129 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Cryptanthemis Rupp legitimate
Brummitt, R.K. (1992), Vascular Plant Families and Genera: 119 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Cryptanthemis Rupp legitimate
Hoffman, N. & Brown, A. (1992), Orchids of South-West Australia Edn. 2: 327 [secondary reference]
common name: Underground Orchids [n/a]
Bernhardt, P. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1993), Rhizanthella. Flora of New South Wales 4: 219 [secondary reference]
Bishop, A. (1996), Field guide to the orchids of New South Wales and Victoria Edn. 1: 175-176 [secondary reference]
common name: Underground Orchids [n/a]
Bishop, A. (2000), Field guide to the orchids of New South Wales and Victoria Edn. 2: 175-176 [secondary reference]
common name: Underground Orchids [n/a]
Brown, A., Dundas, P., Dixon, K. & Hopper, S. (2008), Orchids of Western Australia: 301 [secondary reference]
common name: Underground orchids [n/a]
  • Etymology: "root flower, alluding to the underground flowering of species"
CHAH (2008), Australian Plant Census: - [secondary reference]
Mabberley, D.J. (1 May 2008), Mabberley's Plant-Book Edn. 3: 736 [secondary reference]
Hoffman, N. & Brown, A. (2011), Orchids of South-West Australia Edn. 3: 387 [secondary reference]
common name: Underground Orchids [n/a]
CHAH (28 February 2018), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Cryptanthemis Rupp legitimate
  • APC Dist.: WA, Qld, NSW
Clements, M.A. & Jones, D.L. (2019), Notes on Australasian orchids 5: Paraprasophyllum, a new genus in Prasophyllinae (Diurideae). Australian Orchid Review 84(5): 38 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Cryptanthemis Rupp legitimate
Jones, D.L. (January 2021), Native Orchids of Australia Edn. 3: 402-404 [secondary reference]