Definition of Coeloglossum
1. Noun. Terrestrial orchids of cooler parts of North America and Europe: satyr orchid.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Orchidaceae, Orchid Family, Orchidaceae
Member holonyms: Coeloglossum Bracteatum, Satyr Orchid, Coeloglossum Viride, Frog Orchid
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coeloglossum
Literary usage of Coeloglossum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord. Britton, Hon. Addison. Brown (1913)
"coeloglossum Hartm. Handb. Scand. Fl. 323. 182o. Leafy plants, with biennial ... coeloglossum bracteatum (Willd.) Parl. Long-bracted Orchis. Fig. 1363. ..."
2. Gray's New Manual of Botany: A Handbook of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of by Asa Gray, Benjamin Lincoln Robinson, Merritt Lyndon Fernald (1908)
"(coeloglossum 1'arl.) — Damp woods and thickets, NS to Alaska, s. to Wash., Minn., and Pa.; and along the rats, to NC May-Aug. (China and Japan.) Fio. Oil. ..."
3. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1906)
"(Orchis specta- bilis L.) coeloglossum. 2*15? C. bracteatum (Willd.) Pari. Rare in woods and meadows. (Habenaria bracteata (Willd. ..."