1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ponerorchis Rchb.f.
      1. Ponerorchis cucullata (L.) X.H.Jin, Schuit. & W.T.Jin

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Poland to Japan and Himalaya.

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    Distribution

    USSR and Poland, from c. 57° N. in Latvia and C. Ural southwards to 49° 30' N. in West Ukraine.

    Habitat

    Damp woods and mountain meadows.

    General Description

    Tubers ellipsoid to subglobose, sometimes emarginate or shortly 2- lobed. Plant 10-30 cm, glabrous. Basal leaves 5-7 x 1.5-3 cm, elliptical; cauline leaves 1-2, small and bract-like. Spike 3-8 cm, secund, rather lax. Flowers lilac-pink. Perianth-segments 6-8 x 1-1.5 mm, acuminate. Labellum 7-9 mm, somewhat deflexed; lateral lobes linear-setaceous; middle lobe longer, linear-oblong. Spur c. 5 mm, slightly dilated at apex.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Altay, Amur, Baltic States, Belarus, Buryatiya, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Inner Mongolia, Irkutsk, Japan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kuril Is., Manchuria, Mongolia, Nepal, Poland, Primorye, Qinghai, Sakhalin, Tibet, Tuva, Ukraine, West Himalaya, West Siberia

    Ponerorchis cucullata (L.) X.H.Jin, Schuit. & W.T.Jin appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Japan Neottianthe cucullata 50469.000

    First published in Molec. Phylogen. Evol. 77: 51 (2014)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

    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 2018. 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 2018. 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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