1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Gymnadenia R.Br.
      1. Gymnadenia odoratissima (L.) Rich.

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

    [O-EM]
    Habitat

    Grassland; calcicole.

    Distribution

    From South Sweden and West-Central Russia southwards to North Spain, North Italy and Central Jugoslavia. A record from N. England requires confirmation..

    General Description

    Like Gymnadenia conopsea but stem 15-30(-45) cm; leaves linear, acute; perianth-segments 2.5-3 mm, the outer lateral patent; labellum 2.3-3 mm, the lateral lobes much shorter than the middle; spur 4-5 mm, obtuse, as long as or slightly shorter than ovary.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Central European Rus, Czechoslovakia, East European Russia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, Yugoslavia

    Gymnadenia odoratissima (L.) Rich. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Milne-Redhead, E. [2303], Austria 1402.000
    Milne-Redhead, E. [2238], Austria 5880.000
    Sayers, D. [07/40/18], Austria 1404.000
    Sayers, D., Austria 1405.000
    Heslop-Harrison, J.W., United Kingdom 1403.000
    Wood, J.J. [358], Italy 40964.000
    Barneby, T.P. [14], Italy 31619.000
    Barneby, T.P., France 31708.000

    First published in De Orchid. Eur.: 35 (1817)

    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.
    • G.I.R.O.S. (2009). Orchidee d'Italia: 1-303. Il Castello srl, Italy.
    • 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.
    • Gorchakovskii, P.L. & al. (1994). Opredelitel' sosudistykkhrastenii srednego Urala: 1-524. Nauka, Moscow.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.
    • Gorchakovskii, P.L. & al. (1994). Opredelitel' sosudistykkhrastenii srednego Urala: 1-524. Nauka, Moscow.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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

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