Neotinea ustulata (L.) R.M. Bateman & al.

Jarvis, Charlie, 2007, pp 705 - 708 in: Order out of Chaos, Order out of Chaos: Linnaean Plant Names and their Types, London: The Linnean Society of London, pp. 705-708: 708

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Neotinea ustulata (L.) R.M. Bateman & al.


Orchis ustulata Linnaeus  , Species Plantarum 2: 941. 1753.

“Habitat in Europae temperatae pratis.” RCN: 6815.

Lectotype (Baumann & al. in Mitteilungsbl. Arbeitskr .. Heim. Orchid. B a d en - W ü rttem b erg 21: 537, Abb. 42. 1989): Herb. Linn. No. 1054.21, left specimen (LINN).

Current name: Neotinea ustulata (L.) R.M. Bateman & al.  LSID  ( Orchidaceae  LSID  ).

Note: Linnaeus knew this species from several parts of Sweden. Baumann & al. assume the type to have been collected by Linnaeus in Skâne in 1751, although the material bears no annotation that might confirm this.