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Paphiopedilum venustum (Wallich ex Sims) Pfitzer
in Pringsheim, Jahrbücher für wissenschaftliche Botanik, 19: 163, 1888.
Basionym :
Cypripedium venustum Wallich ex Sims in Curtis's Botanical Magazine, 47, t. 2129, 1820.
Synonyms :
Stimegas venustum (Wallich ex Sims) Rafinesque in Flora Telluriana, 4: 45, 1838.
Cordula venusta (Wallich ex Sims) Rolfe in The Orchid Review, 20(1): 2, 1912.

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Varieties & Forms :
Paphiopedilum venustum f. measuresianum (hort. ex The Gardeners' Chronicle) Braem
Paphiopedilum venustum f. pardinum (Reichenbach fil.) Braem

Two variants were listed without any description:
var. aureum in Lindenia, nomen nudum.
var. Griffithianum in Lindenia, nomen nudum.
Four additional variants were listed in commercial catalogues:
var. amabile
var. illustre
var. mirabile
var. niveum

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