Himantoglossum

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Himantoglossum
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Himantoglossum adriaticum
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Himantoglossum

Himantoglossum is a genus of orchids native to the Canary Islands, Europe, southwest Asia and northern Africa.[1] Its members generally have a labellum which is divided into three parts, of which the middle part is the longest.[citation needed]

The genera Comperia and Barlia are now included in Himantoglossum.[1]

Species[edit]

As of April 2014, the World Checklist of Selected Plant Families recognizes the following species:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Himantoglossum", World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved 2014-04-30
  2. ^ "Search for Himantoglossum", World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved 2014-04-30

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