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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-141277, with some changes.

H Ophrys insectifera L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Ophrys (family Orchidaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 141277) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 948 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Epipactis myodes (Jacq.) F.W.Schmidt Synonym H WCSP
Malaxis myodes (Jacq.) Bernh. Synonym H WCSP
Ophrys insectifera var. myodes L. Synonym L WCSP
Ophrys myodes (L.) Jacq. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Orchis insectifera (L.) Crantz Synonym H WCSP
Orchis myodes (Jacq.) Bernhard Synonym H WCSP

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