1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Dactylorhiza Neck. ex Nevski
      1. Dactylorhiza majalis (Rchb.) P.F.Hunt & Summerh.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Siberia.

    [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.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Altay, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Central European Rus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Irkutsk, Italy, Kazakhstan, Krasnoyarsk, Netherlands, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, West Siberia, Yugoslavia

    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
    Verdcourt, B. [4667A], France 32384.000
    Sandwith, N.Y. [4298], Spain 21649.000
    Sandwith, N.Y. [4794], Spain 386.000
    Sandwith, N.Y. [5161], Spain 387.000
    Sandwith, N.Y. [5851], Spain 388.000
    Chase [16543] 72068.000
    Chase [16544] 72078.000
    Chase [19411], Austria 73028.000
    Chase [19401], Austria 73029.000
    Gilmour, Switzerland 21648.000
    Chesterman, D.D. [154], Italy 41034.000
    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
    Collins, P.B. [84/005-008], France 48792.000
    Collins, P.B. [84/001], Switzerland 48793.000
    Willoughby, Ireland 37342.000
    Wilford, C. [s.n.], Hokkaido K000364199
    Joseph, J. [358], Spain 48337.000
    Chase, M.W. [s.n.], France 78310.000
    Christenhuis, M.J.M. [6817], Romania K000696723
    Christenhuis, M.J.M. [6817], Romania 78261.000
    Jacquin, N.N.J.von [s.n.], Germany K000364200
    Civeyrel et al [s.n.], France 78334.000
    Civeyrel et al [586 D, E, F, G], France 78335.000
    Civeyrel et al [591 A, B, C, D], France 78336.000

    First published in Watsonia 6: 130 (1965)

    Accepted by

    • G.I.R.O.S. (2009). Orchidee d'Italia: 1-303. Il Castello srl, Italy.
    • Griebl, N. (2008). Vorkommen und verbreitung der gattung Dactylorhiza in Österreich Berichte aus den arbeitskreisen heimische orchideen 25(2): 80-118.
    • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2005). Flora Iberica 21: 1-366. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
    • 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
    • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2005). Flora Iberica 21: 1-366. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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