Genus:
Serapias L.

Serapias orientalis (Greuter) H.Baumann & Künkele

This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & E. Medit. to W. Caucasus.

[O-EM]
General Description

Stem not more than 25(-30) cm. Spike short, rather dense, (2-)3- to 4(-6)-flowered. Bracts equalling or slightly exceeding flowers. Outer median perianth-segments horizontal.Labellum with middle lobe 11-23 mm wide.

Distribution

Eastern Mediterranean region.

Native to:

Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Greece, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, North Caucasus, Palestine, Sicilia, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Yugoslavia

English
Eastern Serapias

Serapias orientalis (Greuter) H.Baumann & Künkele appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Cumberlege [1500A], Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 27655.000 No
Watson, J.M. [198], Turkey Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 30384.000 No
Collins, P.B. [25], Turkey Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 35078.000 No
Wood, J.J. [156], Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 38222.000 No
Wood, J.J. [30], Cyprus Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 38316.000 No
Wood, J.J. [156], Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 39031.000 No
Wood, J.J. [158], Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 39039.000 No
Wood, J.J. [274], Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 39469.000 No
Chesterman, D.D. [147], Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 40961.000 No
Cooper, D. [2], Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 42324.000 No
Chesterman, D.D., Italy Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 43759.000 No
Rauter, F., Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 46405.000 No
Syria Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 47945.000 No
Clements, M.A. [2532], Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 48308.000 No
Fleming, V., Greece Serapias vomeracea subsp. orientalis 48566.000 No
Bartolo, G. [s.n.], Sicilia Serapias orientalis subsp. siciliensis K000796440 isotype Yes

First published in Mitt. Arbeitskreis Heimische Orchid. Baden-Württemberg 20: 636 (1988)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • 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

  • 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

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 Living Collection Database

    Common Names from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Living Collection https://www.kew.org/

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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

    Copyright applied to individual images

  • Orchideae: e-monocot.org

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