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Dactylorhiza Neck. ex Nevski

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted
Name Status: nom. cons.

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

×Dactyloglossum P. F. Hunt & Summerh. heterotypic synonym
Coeloglossum Hartm. heterotypic synonym
Dactylorchis (Klinge) Verm. heterotypic synonym
Dactylorrhiza Neck. heterotypic synonym; nom. inval.
Diplorrhiza Ehrh. heterotypic synonym
Entaticus Gray heterotypic synonym; nom. superfl.
Satorkis Thouars heterotypic synonym; nom. superfl.
Satyrium L. heterotypic synonym; nom. rej.
Streptogyne Rchb. f. heterotypic synonym


Dactylorhiza alpestris (Pugsley) Aver.
Dactylorhiza atlantica Kreutz & Vlaciha
Dactylorhiza baumanniana J. Hölzinger & Künkele
Dactylorhiza cordigera (Fr.) Soó
Dactylorhiza durandii (Boiss. & Reut.) M. Laínz
Dactylorhiza elata (Poir.) Soó
Dactylorhiza euxina (Nevski) Czerep.
Dactylorhiza foliosa (Rchb. f.) Soó
Dactylorhiza fuchsii (Druce) Soó
Dactylorhiza iberica (M. Bieb. ex Willd.) Soó
Dactylorhiza incarnata (L.) Soó
Dactylorhiza insularis (Sommier) Ó. Sánchez & Herrero
Dactylorhiza irenica F. M. Vázquez
Dactylorhiza isculana Seiser
Dactylorhiza kafiriana Renz
Dactylorhiza kalopissii E. Nelson
Dactylorhiza lapponica (Laest. ex Hartm.) Soó
Dactylorhiza maculata (L.) Soó
Dactylorhiza majalis (Rchb.) P. F. Hunt & Summerh.
Dactylorhiza nieschalkiorum H. Baumann & Künkele
Dactylorhiza osmanica (Klinge) P. F. Hunt & Summerh.
Dactylorhiza praetermissa (Druce) Soó
Dactylorhiza purpurella (T. Stephenson & T. A. Stephenson) Soó
Dactylorhiza romana (Sebast.) Soó
Dactylorhiza russowii (Klinge) Holub
Dactylorhiza saccifera (Brongn.) Soó
Dactylorhiza salina (Turcz. ex Lindl.) Soó
Dactylorhiza sambucina (L.) Soó
Dactylorhiza sudetica (Poech ex Rchb. f.) Aver.
Dactylorhiza traunsteineri (Saut. ex Rchb.) Soó
Dactylorhiza umbrosa (Kar. & Kir.) Nevski
Dactylorhiza urvilleana (Steud.) H. Baumann & Künkele
Dactylorhiza viridis (L.) R. M. Bateman, Pridgeon & M. W. Chase

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 English-United States: marsh-orchids sources: Charles Hussey
 Norwegian Bokmål: marihandslekta
 Norwegian Nynorsk: marihandslekta
 Swedish: handnycklar


nomenclatural reference

Trudy Bot. Inst. Akad. Nauk S.S.S.R., Ser. 1, Fl. Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 4. 1937.




World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (2010), copyright © The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Dactylorhiza Neck. ex Nevski. Accessed through: Euro+Med PlantBase at http://ww2.bgbm.org/euroPlusMed/PTaxonDetail.asp?UUID=3BF1A541-970D-4BCD-AF01-6250AAD36034




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