AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Neotinea Rchb.f., Tent. Orchidogr. Eur.: 29 (1850).
Description:
Distribution:
Macaronesia, Europe, Medit. to Caucasus.
Species:

Neotinea lactea (Poir.) R.M.Bateman, Pridgeon & M.W.Chase, WC. & E. Medit.
Neotinea maculata (Desf.) Stearn Macaronesia, NW. Europe to Medit.
Neotinea tridentata (Scop.) R.M.Bateman, Pridgeon & M.W.Chase C. & S. Europe to Caucasus.
Neotinea tridentata subsp. conica (Willd.) R.M.Bateman, Pridgeon & M.W.Chase SW. France to NW. Africa.

World Checklist of Monocotyledons. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.kew.org/wcsp/monocots/ accessed 2/1/2010
Bibliography and References:
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Bateman RM. 1983 Neotinea maculata (dense flowered orchid). J. Orchid Soc. Gr. Brit. 32. (2): 38-39 (1983)
O'Mahony T. 1974 Neotinea intacta (Link) Reichb. Frat. in Co. Cork. Irish Nat. J. 18. (2): 48-49 (1974).
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Sheppard R, Sheppard E. 1985 Neotinea maculata (Desf.) Stearn in County Donegal. Irish Nat. J., 21. (12): 534-535 (1985)
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