Corallorhiza maculata (Rafinesque) Rafinesque var. maculata . Phen: Jul; Aug-Sep. Hab: Moist forests, northern hardwood forests. Dist: Var. maculata is irregularly distributed in much of North America, primarily northern, from NL (Newfoundland) QC, and MN south to PA, OH, and IN, and south in the Appalachians to ne. GA, in the west from BC south to s. CA, s. AZ, and s. NM.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Taxonomy Comments: Var. mexicana (Lindley) Freudenstein is restricted to Mexico.
Synonymy: = FNA26, Il, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Va, Freudenstein (1997); < Corallorhiza maculata (Raf.) Raf. – C, F, G, K1, Pa, RAB, Tn, Tx, W, WV, Correll (1950), Luer (1975); < Corallorrhiza maculata – S, orthographic variant