Gymnadenia rhellicani (Teppner & E. Klein) Teppner & E. Klein

Gymnadenia rhellicani (Teppner & E. Klein) Teppner & E. Klein

Synonymy

  • Nigritella rhellicani Teppner & E. Klein
  • Nigritella nigra subsp. rhellicani (Teppner & E. Klein) H. Baumann & al.
  • "Gymnadenia nigra" auct. fl. graec., non (L.) Rchb. f., err. sec. Dimopoulos & al. 20131
  • "Nigritella nigra" auct. fl. graec., non (L.) Rchb. f., err. sec. Dimopoulos & al. 20131
  • 1. Dimopoulos, P., Raus, Th., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, Th., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A. & Tzanoudakis, D. 2013: Vascular plants of Greece: An annotated checklist. 31. – Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem; Athens: Hellenic Botanical Society.
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Taxon info

Gymnadenia rhellicani is rare and scattered in Greece with its main locality on Mt Falakro. It was described as late as 1990 and belongs to a small group of European mountain taxa, with one species extending to N Sweden. [Photo by Spyros Tsiftsis.]A
A. Dimopoulos, P., Raus, Th., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, Th., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A. & Tzanoudakis, D. 2013: Vascular plants of Greece: An annotated checklist. 31. – Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem; Athens: Hellenic Botanical Society. p. 350

Distribution

(?Pe ?StE NC NE

Greece (North Central Greece present; North-East Greece present; Peloponnisos doubtfully present; Sterea Ellas doubtfully present)

Status

Native / Non Range-Restricted

Chorology

Arctic-Alpine

Life-form

Geophyte (Cryptophyte)

Habitat

High mountain vegetation

IUCN category

Vulnerable

Presidential Decree 67/81

Yes

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