1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Epipactis Zinn
      1. Epipactis veratrifolia Boiss. & Hohen.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Caucasus to Somalia and S. Central China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Assam, China South-Central, Cyprus, East Himalaya, Ethiopia, Gulf States, India, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, Somalia, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkmenistan, West Himalaya, Yemen

    Epipactis veratrifolia Boiss. & Hohen. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 2011 Kotschy, C.G.T. [401.632], Dagestan K000960008 isotype
    Pakistan 21112.000
    Young, D.P. [7410], Cyprus 9510.000
    Ash [437], Ethiopia 36379.000
    Collenette, I.S. [7451], Saudi Arabia 55145.000
    Wood, J.R.I. [4.75.897], Yemen 39577.000
    Cole, E. [s.n.], Somalia K000306720
    Phillips, E.L. [s.n.], Somalia K000306721
    Aucher-Eloy, P.M.R. [9359] K000942655
    Kotschy, C.G.T. [401], Russian Federation K000942656
    Kotschy, C.G.T. [401], Russian Federation K000942657 lectotype
    Kotschy, C.G.T. [401], Russian Federation K000942658
    Handel-Mazzetti, H.R.E. [479], Yunnan Epipactis handelii K000942653

    First published in P.E.Boissier, Diagn. Pl. Orient. 13: 11 (1854)

    Accepted by

    • Vij, S.P., Verma, J. & Kumar, C.S. (2013). Orchids of Himachal Pradesh: 1-275. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
    • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Raskoti, B.B. (2009). The Orchids of Nepal: 1-252. Bhakta Bahadur Raskoti and Rita Ale.
    • Lucksom, S.Z. (2007). The orchids of Sikkim and North East Himalaya: 1-984. S.Z.Lucksom, India.
    • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Conspectus Florae Caucasi 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
    • Boulos, L. (2005). Flora of Egypt 4: 1-617. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
    • Demissew, S., Cribb, P. & Rasmussen, F. (2004). Field Guide to Ethiopian Orchids: 1-300. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Boulos, L. (2005). Flora of Egypt 4: 1-617. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0