Definition of Himantoglossum hircinum
1. Noun. An orchid of the genus Himantoglossum.
Generic synonyms: Orchid, Orchidaceous Plant
Group relationships: Genus Himantoglossum, Himantoglossum
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Literary usage of Himantoglossum hircinum
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1. Scientific Memoirs: Selected from the Transactions of Foreign Academies of by Arthur Henfrey, Thomas Henry Huxley (1853)
"... prominent longitudinal growth, exhibit winding, for example the labellum of himantoglossum hircinum, Rich. Here belong, moreover, the so-called oblique ..."