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This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Greece to Kriti.

Native to:

East Aegean Is., Greece, Kriti

Ophrys cretica (Vierh.) E.Nelson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Burman, A. [024], Greece 38331.000
Wood, J.J. [139], Greece 39038.000
King, C., Greece 39404.000
Wood, J.J. [240], Greece 39442.000
Cribb, P. [235], Greece 40.006
Rauter, F., Greece 46404.000
Chase [16366] 71740.000
Chase [16359] 71747.000
Johnson, M.A.T. [s.n.], Cyprus K000396273
Clements, M. [2608] 76430.000

First published in Gestaltw. Artb. Orchid. Eur. Mittelmeerl.: 146 (1962)

Accepted by

  • Dimopoulos, P., Raus, T., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, T., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A., & Tzanoudakis, D. (2013). Vascular plants of Greece. An annotated checklist: 1-372. Botanic gardens and botanical museum Berlin-Dahlem, Berlin and Hellenic botanical society, Athens.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Kühn, R., Pedersen, H.Æ. & Cribb, v (2019). Field Guide to the Orchids of Europe and the Mediterranean: 1-430. Kew Publishing, England.

Not accepted by

  • Pedersen, H.Æ. & Faurholdt, N. (2007). Ophrys. The Bee Orchids of Europe: 1-297. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Ophrys kotschyi subsp. cretica.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Pedersen, H.Æ. & Faurholdt, N. (2007). Ophrys. The Bee Orchids of Europe: 1-297. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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