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Terrestrial cowhorn orchid

The Terrestrial cowhorn orchid (Cyrtopodium polyphyllum)

is a perennial forb. It is also classified as an orchid.
Scientific classifications [Edit]
Genus ? Cyrtopodium
Specific epithet ? polyphyllum
Common names
Terrestrial cowhorn orchid (United States)
IPNI details on Cyrtopodium polyphyllum
References [edit] ?

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Cyrtopodium polyphyllum http://plantdatabase.co.uk/Cyrtopodium_polyphyllum
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