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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Corallorhiza

View taxon page for Corallorhiza

(For a list of species in Corallorhiza, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Lip , stripes 3–5, ± red to ± purple, faint or not, mentum 0; lower sepals curved forward ..... C. striata

1' Lip with 2  laterally, stripes 0, mentum at base; lower sepals  or curved forward

2. Sepal veins 1; lower sepals curved forward ..... C. trifida

2' Sepal veins 3; lower sepals spreading

3. Lateral lobes of lip , prominent or not ..... C. mertensiana

3' Lateral lobes of lip rounded, prominent ..... C. maculata

4. Lip ± not widening to tip ..... var. maculata

4' Lip widening to tip ..... var. occidentalis



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