Dactylorhiza traunsteineri (Sauter) Soˇ 1962 Photo courtesy of F. Dusak and the Orchids of France and Europe Page

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Common Name Traunstein's Dactylorhiza [An Austrian Pharmacist late 1700 to early 1800's] - Irish Marsh Dactylorhiza

Flower Size 3/4" [.75 cm]

Found in Ireland, Great Britain, Norway, Sweden, Finland, France, Netherlands, Germany, Czechoslovakia, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Yugoslavia, Poland, Belarus, all of Russia and western Siberia in alpine peat bogs at elevations up to 2100 meters as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial found in lime rich soil with 2 to 4 lobed tubers with a short to long stem carrying 4 to 7 linear to oblong-lanceolate, almost erect, spotted or plain leaves that blooms in the late spring and early summer on a terminal, erect, 1.2 to 4" [3 to 10 cm] long, cylindrical, lax, racemose inflorescence that has bracts that are longer than the flowers.

Synonyms Dactylorchis curvifolia (F.Nyl.) Verm. 1947; Dactylorchis gracilis Hesl.-Harr. 1950; Dactylorchis ruthei (M.Schulze) Verm. 1947; Dactylorchis traunsteineri (Saut. ex Rchb. f.) Verm. 1947; Dactylorchis traunsteineri var. dunensis (Rchb.f.) Verm. 1949; Dactylorchis traunsteineri var. klingei Verm. 1949; Dactylorchis traunsteineri var. rhombilabris Verm. 1949; Dactylorchis traunsteinerioides (Pugsley) Verm. 1947; Dactylorhiza bohemica Businskř 1989; Dactylorhiza comosa subsp. turfosa (F.Proch.) Holub 1998; Dactylorhiza curvifolia (F.Nyl.) Czerep. 1981; Dactylorhiza devillersiorum P.Delforge 2011; Dactylorhiza francis-drucei (Wilmott) Aver. 1984; Dactylorhiza gracilis (H÷ppner) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza incarnata f. dunensis (Rchb.f.) P.Delforge 2011; Dactylorhiza irenica F.M.Vßzquez 2008; Dactylorhiza majalis subsp. angustifolia (Sauter ex Rchb.) Sundermann ?; Dactylorhiza majalis subsp. traunsteineri (Sauter ex Rchb.) Sundermann 1980; Dactylorhiza majalis subsp. turfosa F.Proch. 1982; Dactylorhiza majalis var. eboracensis (Godfrey) R.M.Bateman & Denholm 1983; Dactylorhiza majalis var. francis-drucei (Wilmott) R.M.Bateman & Denholm 1983; Dactylorhiza pycnantha (L.Neumann) Aver. in ?.; Dactylorhiza rhenana (H÷ppner) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza rigida (H÷ppner) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorchis ruthei (M.Schulze) Verm. 1947; Dactylorhiza ruthei (M.Schulze) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza steegeri (H÷ppner) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza suevica (Fuchs) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri subsp. bohemica (Businskř) Kreutz & Sczep. 2007; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri subsp. curvifolia (F.Nyl.) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri subsp. francis-drucei (Wilmott) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri subsp. hibernica Landwehr 1975; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri subsp. irenica (F.M.Vßzquez) Kreutz 2011; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri subsp. pycnantha (Neuman) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri subsp. turfosa (F.Proch.) Kreutz 2004; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri subsp. vosagiaca Kreutz & P.Wolff 2010 publ. 2011; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri subsp. wirtgenii (H÷ppner) Kreutz 2004; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri var. blyttii (Klinge) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri var. curvifolia (F.Nyl.) Aver. 2000; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri var. dunensis (Rchb.f.) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri var. estonica (Klinge) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri var. mielichhoferi (Klinge) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri var. nylandri (Klinge) Soo 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri var. recurva (Klinge) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteineri var. tarbatonica (Klinge) Soˇ 1962; Dactylorhiza traunsteinerioides (Pugsley) Landwehr 1975; Dactylorhiza vironii Kreutz 2007; Dactylorhiza wirtgenii (H÷ppner) Soˇ 1962; Orchis angustifolia f. acuminata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. ammatica Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. amplivaginata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. angustivaginata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. anziensis Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. brevispicata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. comosa Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. densiflora Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. densissima Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. densiuscula Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. fichtenbergii Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia f. friesii Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia f. gracilis Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. immaculata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. laxa Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. laxiuscula Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. lehnertii Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia f. levaschevoica Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. longispicata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. oblonga Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. obtusifolia Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. paanajaervica Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. papjerwica Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. perhoica Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. pulcherrima Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. reichenbachii Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia f. remota Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia f. robustior Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. rosiensis Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. sauteri Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia f. schmidtii Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia f. spathulata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. spathulata Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia f. subcurva Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia f. suberecta Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia f. tiudiensis Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. conferta Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. densata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. dissita Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. elegantior Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. filiformis Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. immaculata Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia subf. intermedia Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. laxata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. maculata Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia subf. strictior Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. subcurva (Klinge) Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. superans Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. venusta Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subf. venusta Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia subsp. friesii (Klinge) Neuman 1909; Orchis angustifolia subsp. pycnantha L.Neumann in 1909; Orchis angustifolia subsp. subcapitata Neuman 1909; Orchis angustifolia subsp. traunsteineri (Saut. ex Rchb.) Klinge 1898; Orchis angustifolia var. abeliana Klinge 1899; - See Dactylorhiza traunsteineri (Sauter) Soˇ 1962; Orchis angustifolia var. blyttii Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia var. brevifolia Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. elongata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. erecta Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. estonica Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. gracillima Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. immaculata Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. mielichhoferi Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. nylandri Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia var. patens Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. pusilla Neuman 1909; Orchis angustifolia var. sauteri (Klinge) Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. poenalica Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. recurva Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia var. reolana Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. rigidula Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. sanionis Klinge 1893; Orchis angustifolia var. stricta Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. superba Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. tarbatonica Klinge 1899; Orchis angustifolia var. tenuifolia Klinge 1899; Orchis curvifolia F.Nyl. 1844; Orchis francis-drucei Wilmott 1936; Orchis gracilis H÷ppner 1927; Orchis incarnata var. angustifolia (Lindl.) Rchb.f.1851; Orchis incarnata var. traunsteineri (Saut. ex Rchb.) Parl. 1860; Orchis lapponica subsp. dunensis (Rchb.f.) K.Richt. 1890; Orchis latifolia f. dunensis Rchb.f. 1851; Orchis latifolia var. angustifolia Lindl. 1835; Orchis latifolia var. eboracensis Godfrey 1885; Orchis latifolia var. traunsteineri (Saut. ex Rchb.) Godr. 1844; Orchis maculata var. recurva (F.Nyl. ex Fr.) Nyman 1882; Orchis majalis subsp. traunsteinerioides Pugsley 1936; Orchis majalis var. eborensis Godfrey 1933; Orchis Î pseudotraunsteineri subsp. suevica Fuchs 1919; Orchis recurva Nyl. ex Fr. 1845; Orchis rhenana H÷ppner 1916; Orchis rigida H÷ppner 1925; Orchis ruthei M.Schulze 1897; Orchis sambucina var. subalpina Rchb.f. 1851; Orchis steegeri H÷ppner 1927; *Orchis traunsteineri Sauter ex Rchb. 1830; Orchis traunsteinerioides (Pugsley) Pugsley 1940; Orchis wirtgenii H÷ppner 1916

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 49 No 11 1980 photo; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 40 2000; Orchids of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East Delforge 2005; AOS Bulletin Vol 77 No 11 2008 photo

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