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Taxon: Platanthera leucophaea (Nutt.) Lindl.

 
Genus: Platanthera
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Orchidoideae
Tribe: Orchideae
Nomen number: 320124
Place of publication: Gen. sp. orchid. pl. 294. 1835
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 20-Apr-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • eastern prairie fringe orchid  (Source: Rhodora) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Center for Plant Conservation listed:
  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Fish & Wildlife Threatened species:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.e.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana (n. & c.), Maine (n.), Michigan, New Jersey (n.), New York (w.), Ohio, Pennsylvania (n.w.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa (s.e.), Missouri (e.), Nebraska (e.), Oklahoma (s.e.), Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Virginia (n.w.)]


References:

  1. Center for Plant Conservation Center for Plant Conservation National Collection of Endangered Plants (on-line resource). (CPC Nat Coll)
  2. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  3. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  4. Luer, C. A. Native orchids of US & Canada. (Orch US Can)
  5. Sheviak, C. J. & M. L. Bowles 1986. The prairie fringed orchids: a pollinator-isolated species pair (Rhodora) 88:267-290.
  6. United States Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Species Information: threatened and endangered animals and plants (on-line resource). (US Fish & Wildl List)

Check other web resources for Platanthera leucophaea (Nutt.) Lindl. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=320124. Accessed 15 December 2018.