1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Platanthera Rich.
      1. Platanthera unalascensis (Spreng.) Kurtz

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Alaska to Canada and Mexico (N. Baja California).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alaska, Alberta, Aleutian Is., British Columbia, California, Colorado, Idaho, Mexico Northwest, Michigan, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Newfoundland, Ontario, Oregon, Québec, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

    Platanthera unalascensis (Spreng.) Kurtz appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 23, 2010 Geyer, C.A. [534], Washington K000079296 holotype
    Feb 23, 2010 Geyer, C.A. [534], USA K000079297 holotype
    Feb 23, 2010 Zeller, S.M. [1119], Washington K000079299 Unknown type material
    Feb 23, 2010 Chamisso, L.K.A.von [s.n.], Alaska K000079295 Unknown type material
    Hartweg, K.T. [1976], California K000079307
    Fischer [s.n.], Alaska Piperia unalascensis K000079294
    JDH [265], Sikkim Piperia unalascensis K000079045

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 408 (1894)

    Accepted by

    • Bateman, R.M., James, K.E., Luo, Y.B., Lauri, R.K., Fulcher, T., Cribb, P.J., & Chase, M.W. (2009). Molecular phylogenetics and morphological reappraisal of the Platanthera clade (Orchidaceae: Orchidinae) prompts expansion of the generic limits of Galearis and Platanthera Annals of Botany 104: 431-445.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Piperia unalascensis.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Allred, K.W. (2012). Flora Neomexicana, ed. 2, 1: 1-599. Range Science Herbarium, Las Cruces, New Mexico.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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