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Platanthera bifolia
Platanthera bifolia
Platanthera bifolia
Platanthera bifolia
Platanthera bifolia
Platanthera bifolia

Accepted name: Platanthera bifolia (L.) Rich., De Orchid. Eur.: 35 (1817)
Common name: Lesser Butterfly-orchid
Georgian name: ორფოთოლა
Synonyms: Orchis bifolia L., Sp. Pl.: 939 (1753); Lysias bifolia (L.) Salisb., Trans. Hort. Soc. London 1: 288 (1812); Habenaria bifolia (L.) R.Br. in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 5: 193 (1813); Sieberia bifolia (L.) Spreng., Anleit. Kenntn. Gew., ed. 2, 2(1): 282 (1817); Satyrium bifolium (L.) Wahlenb., Fl. Suec. 2: 579 (1826); Gymnadenia bifolia (L.) G.Mey., Chloris Han.: 540 (1836)
Taxonomic rank: Species
Taxonomy according to: Http://www.orchids.de
Reference: Akhalkatsi, M., Lorenz, R., M. Mosulishvili. 2007. Beitraege zur Kenntnis der Gattung Dactylorhiza in Georgien (Kaukasus). Ein Beitrag zum OPTIMA-Projekt "Kartierung der mediterranen Orchideen".- Jber. naturwiss. Ver. Wuppertal 60, 13-100.
Distribution: It can be found throughout Europe and Morocco; also in Caucasus.
Editor/Contact Person: Maia Akhalkatsi
Contact address: orchisge@yahoo.com
Contributors: M. Akhalkatsi, R. Lorenz, M. Mosulishvili, J. Ekhvaia
Bibliography:

Akhalkatsi, M., Lorenz, R., M. Mosulishvili. 2007. Beitraege zur Kenntnis der Gattung Dactylorhiza in Georgien (Kaukasus). Ein Beitrag zum OPTIMA-Projekt »Kartierung der mediterranen Orchideen«.- Jber. naturwiss. Ver. Wuppertal 60, 13-100;
Akhalkatsi M., Lorenz R., Mosulishvili M. 2006. Orchids and their habitats in Georgia. J Eur. Orch. 38 (2): 286 – 287;
Akhalkatsi M., Baumann H., Lorenz R., Mosulishvili M., Peter R. 2005. Beiträge zur Kenntnis kaukasischer Orchideen. J Eur. Orch. 37 (4): 889 – 914;
Akhalkatsi M., Kimeridze M., Künkele S., Lorenz R., Mosulishvili M. 2001. Orchids of Georgia. J Eur. Orch. 33, 1 : 457-458; Akhalkatsi M., Kimeridze M., Künkele S, Lorenz R., Mosulishvili M. 2003. Wild Orchids of Georgia. Cauc. Envir., 2, 3 : 48-54;


Citation: Maia Akhalkatsi, M. Akhalkatsi, R. Lorenz, M. Mosulishvili, J. Ekhvaia, 2010-10-13. [http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/index.php?taxon=Platanthera bifolia]. .Platanthera bifolia. in: Tarkhnishvili D, Chaladze G (Editors). 2013. Georgian biodiversity database. http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/. Downloaded on: 5 March 2021