1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Spiranthes Rich.
      1. Spiranthes spiralis (L.) Chevall.

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

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Algeria, Austria, Baleares, Belgium, Bulgaria, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Aegean Is., France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, North Caucasus, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Switzerland, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, West Himalaya, Yugoslavia

    Spiranthes spiralis (L.) Chevall. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    United Kingdom 19558.000
    21472.000
    Chesterman, D.D. [194], Italy 43882.000
    Mason, P.H., Cyprus 24989.000
    Cribb, P.W., United Kingdom 39733.000
    Clements, M. [2637], Greece 46636.000
    Rudall [s.n.] 72079.000
    Colledge, J.D. 9653.000
    Samuel, R. [s.n.], Austria K000396184
    Valentiguey [s.n.] Spiranthes autumnalis K000395684

    First published in Fl. Gén. Env. Paris 2: 330 (1827)

    Accepted by

    • Jalal, J.S. & Jayanthi, J. (2015). An annotated checklist of the orchids of western himalaya, India Lankesteriana 15: 7-50.
    • Acharya, K.P., Wood, J.J., Berwian, R. & Sharma, A. (2010). Spiranthes spiralis (Orchidaceae), a new record for the Nepal himalaya Harvard Papers in Botany 15: 71-72.
    • 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.
    • Curtis, T. & Thompson, R. (2009). The orchids of Ireland: 1-160. National Museums of Northern Ireland, Cultra, Holywood.
    • G.I.R.O.S. (2009). Orchidee d'Italia: 1-303. Il Castello srl, Italy.
    • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Conspectus Florae Caucasi 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Hassler, M. (2012). Flora of Rhodes. Systematic list of flora of Rhodes http://www.rz.uni-karlsruhe.de/~db111/flora/rhodos/list.php.
    • Acharya, K.P., Wood, J.J., Berwian, R. & Sharma, A. (2010). Spiranthes spiralis (Orchidaceae), a new record for the Nepal himalaya Harvard Papers in Botany 15: 71-72.

    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