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This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Siberia and N. Turkey.
Dactylorhiza majalis

[O-EM]
Habitat

Damp meadows and fens.

Distribution

West & Central Europe; Baltic region and North Russia..

General Description

Tubers deeply 2- to 5-fid, somewhat elongated at apex.

Native to:

Albania, Altay, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Finland, France, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Kazakhstan, Krasnoyarsk, Netherlands, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Romania, South European Russi, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, West Siberia, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Newfoundland, Ontario

Dactylorhiza majalis (Rchb.) P.F.Hunt & Summerh. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Milne-Redhead, E. [12096-12101], Germany 20721.000
Gilmour, Switzerland 21648.000
Sandwith, N.Y. [4298], Spain 21649.000
Wood, J.J. [515], France 29047.389
Wood, J.J. [483], France 29047.390
Barneby, T., France 29092.000
Barneby, T., France 29095.000
Barneby, T.P. [28], Switzerland 31609.000
Barneby, T.P. [10], Switzerland 31618.000
Barneby, T.P. [22], Italy 31621.000
Barneby, T.P. [37], Switzerland 32126.000
Barnby, T.P., France 32266.000
Verdcourt, B. [4667A], France 32384.000
Willoughby, Ireland 37342.000
Sandwith, N.Y. [4794], Spain 386.000
Sandwith, N.Y. [5161], Spain 387.000
Sandwith, N.Y. [5851], Spain 388.000
Chesterman, D.D. [154], Italy 41034.000
Joseph, J. [358], Spain 48337.000
Collins, P.B. [84/005-008], France 48792.000
Collins, P.B. [84/001], Switzerland 48793.000
Chase [16543] 72068.000
Chase [16544] 72078.000
Chase [19411], Austria 73028.000
Chase [19401], Austria 73029.000
Jacquin, N.N.J.von [s.n.], Germany K000364200
Wilford, C. [s.n.], Hokkaido K000364199
Civeyrel et al [591 A, B, C, D], France 78336.000
Civeyrel et al [s.n.], France 78334.000
Christenhuis, M.J.M. [6817], Romania 78261.000
Civeyrel et al [586 D, E, F, G], France 78335.000
Chase, M.W. [s.n.], France 78310.000
Christenhuis, M.J.M. [6817], Romania K000696723

First published in Watsonia 6: 130 (1965)

Accepted by

  • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2005). Flora Iberica 21: 1-366. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
  • G.I.R.O.S. (2009). Orchidee d'Italia: 1-303. Il Castello srl, Italy.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Griebl, N. (2008). Vorkommen und verbreitung der gattung Dactylorhiza in Österreich Berichte aus den arbeitskreisen heimische orchideen 25(2): 80-118.
  • Kühn, R., Pedersen, H.Æ. & Cribb, v (2019). Field Guide to the Orchids of Europe and the Mediterranean: 1-430. Kew Publishing, England.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2005). Flora Iberica 21: 1-366. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
  • Gorchakovskii, P.L. & al. (1994). Opredelitel' sosudistykkhrastenii srednego Urala: 1-524. Nauka, Moscow.
  • Kühn, R., Pedersen, H.Æ. & Cribb, v (2019). Field Guide to the Orchids of Europe and the Mediterranean: 1-430. Kew Publishing, England.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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

Kew Science Photographs
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