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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Canada to Wisconsin and Appalachian Mountains.

Native to:

Connecticut, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Tennessee, Vermont, West Virginia

Extinct in:

Delaware

Platanthera grandiflora (Bigelow) Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
76415.000
s.coll. [Cat. no. 7032] Habenaria grandiflora K001126616
Jul 18, 1927 s.coll. [s.n], India Habenaria fimbriata K000247432 Unknown type material
Jul 18, 1927 s.coll. [s.n], India Habenaria fimbriata K000247433 Unknown type material

First published in Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 294 (1835)

Accepted by

  • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
  • 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

  • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.

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/
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Kew Science Photographs
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