The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Orchis purpurea subsp. caucasica (Regel) B.Baumann & al. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Orchis purpurea Huds. in the genus Orchis (family Orchidaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 256167) with original publication details: J. Eur. Orchideen 35: 182 2003.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Orchis aserica B.Baumann & al. Synonym H WCSP
Orchis caucasica Regel Synonym H WCSP
Orchis caucasica f. aserica (B.Baumann & al.) P.Delforge Synonym L WCSP
Orchis purpurea var. caucasica (Regel) E.G.Camus, Bergon & A.Camus Synonym L WCSP
Orchis purpurea subsp. maxima Soó Synonym L WCSP

The species Orchis purpurea Huds. has a further 34 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-256167, and has not been changed.