Scientific Name:
Corybas hatchii Lehnebach, 139: 4 (2016)
  • Corybas macranthus var. longipetalus Hatch, Trans. & Proc. Roy. Soc. New Zealand 76: 580 (1947)
  • Corybas longipetalus (Hatch) Hatch, 47: 6 (1993) nom. illeg., non Corybas longipetalus (Ridl.) Schltr. 1923
  • Nematoceras longipetalum (Hatch) Molloy, D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. in Jones et al., 13: 449 (2002) – as longipetala
The epithet honours Dan Hatch, who greatly contributed to the knowledge of New Zealand orchids and initially described this taxon.
Indigenous (Endemic)
de Lange, P.J. 2002: New genera, reinstatements and combinations for New Zealand Orchidaceae (Tribe Diurideae). New Zealand Botanical Society Newsletter 68: 14–18. [as Nematoceras longipetalum (Hatch) Molloy, D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem.]
de Lange, P.J.; Rolfe, J.R.; Barkla J.W.; Courtney, S.P.; Champion, P.D.; Perrie, L.R.; Beadel, S.N.; Ford, K.A.; Breitwieser, I.; Schönberger, I.; Hindmarsh-Walls, R.; Heenan, P.B.; Ladley, K. 2018: Conservation status of New Zealand indigenous vascular plants, 2017. New Zealand Threat Classification Series. No. 22. [Not Threatened]
de Lange, P.J.; Rolfe, J.R.; Champion, P.D.; Courtney, S.P.; Heenan, P.B.; Barkla, J.W.; Cameron, E.K.; Norton, D.A.; Hitchmough, R.A. 2013: Conservation status of New Zealand indigenous vascular plants, 2012. New Zealand Threat Classification Series 3. Department of Conservation, Wellington. [as Corybas longipetalus (Hatch) Hatch] [Not Threatened]
Hatch, D. 1993: Corybas longipetalus (Hatch) Hatch comb. et stat. nov. N.Z.Native Orchid Group J. 47: 6.
Hatch, E.D. 1947: The New Zealand forms of Corybas Salisb. Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand 76: 574–580.
Jones, D.L.; Clements, M.A.; Sharma, I.K.; Mackenzie, A.M.; Molloy, B.J.P. 2002: Nomenclatural notes arising from studies into the tribe Diurideae (Orchidaceae). The Orchadian 13(10): 437–468.
Lehnebach, C.A. 2016: New combinations and a replacement name for three New Zealand spider orchids (Corybas). The New Zealand Native Orchid Journal 139: 4–5.
Lehnebach, C.A.; Zeller, A.J.; Frericks, J.; Ritchie, P. 2016: Five new species of Corybas (Diurideae, Orchidaceae) endemic to New Zealand and phylogeny of the Nematoceras clade. Phytotaxa 270(1): 1–24.