Spermatophyta: Monocotyledonae:


Description of the family

Britain: 27 genera and 114 taxa.

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Aceras R. Br.
Anacamptis Rich.
Bletilla Rchb. f.
Calypso Salisb.
Cephalanthera Rich.
Chamorchis Rich.
Coeloglossum Hartm.
Corallorhiza Ruppius ex Gagnebin
Cypripedium L.
Dactylorhiza Necker ex Nevski
Epipactis Zinn
Epipogium J.G. Gmel. ex Borkh.
Goodyera R. Br.
Gymnadenia R. Br.
Hammarbya Kuntze
Herminium L.
Himantoglossum W.D.J. Koch
Liparis Rich.
Listera R. Br.
Neotinea Rchb. f.
Neottia Guett.
Ophrys L.
Orchis L.
Platanthera Rich.
Pseudorchis Ség.
Serapias L.
Spiranthes Rich.

Other sources of information about Orchidaceae:

External websites:

GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Orchidaceae
Google: Web - Images - Scholar

Copyright: Mark Hyde, 2008-24

Hyde, M.A. (2024). UK Flora: Family page: Orchidaceae.
https://www.ukflora.info/speciesdata/family.php?family_id=192, retrieved 28 February 2024

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