1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Serapias L.
      1. Serapias cordigera L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Azores, S. Central Europe to Medit.

    [O-EM]
    Habitat

    Open woodland and scrub, grassland and stream-margins.

    General Description

    Tubers 2- 3, 1 sessile, the other(s) on stolons, ovoid to globose.

    Distribution

    South & West Europe, northwards to Northwest France.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Algeria, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Corse, East Aegean Is., France, Greece, Italy, Kriti, Libya, Morocco, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia

    Serapias cordigera L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 28, 1850 Welwitsch, F.M.J. [846], Portugal K000395912
    France 19439.000
    Greece 20407.000
    Sands, M.J.S., Italy 60559.000
    Cubitt, Italy 20409.000
    Wood, J.J. [197], Greece 39028.000
    Barneby, T., Italy 28710.000
    Barneby, T., France 28713.000
    Barneby, T., France 28715.000
    Barneby, T., France 28717.000
    Barneby, T., France 28725.000
    Barneby, T., France 29874.000
    Bristowe, W.S., Portugal 33263.000
    Clements, M. [2643], Greece 76424.000
    Clements, M.A. [2644] 47986.000
    Clements, M.A. [2643] 48196.000
    Joseph, J.S. [376], Spain 48333.000
    Heldreich [s.n.], Italy K000364021
    Welwitsch, F.M.J. [261], Portugal K000395913
    Bové, N. [s.n.], Algeria K000364017
    Brant, J. [s.n.], Turkey K000364018
    Tineo, V. [s.n.], Italy K000364016
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000364015
    Trevelyan, W.C. [s.n.], Portugal Helleborine cordigera K000364020

    First published in Sp. Pl. ed. 2: 1345 (1763)

    Accepted by

    • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Vázquez Pardo, F.M. (2009). Revisión de la familia Orchidaceae en Extremadura (España) Folia Botanica Extremadurensis 3: 1-367.
    • 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.
    • Galán Cela, P. & Gamarra, R. (2003). Check List of the Iberian and Balearic Orchids 2 Anales del Jardin Botanico de Madrid 60: 309-329.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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