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Fam.:  Orchidaceae / Orchid Family

Synon.:  Orchis purpurea  HUDS.  subsp. caucasica  (REGEL) B.BAUMANN, H.BAUMANN, R.LORENZ & RUEDI PETER

Genus:  Orchis  L.
 

Authors:
   REGEL:  Eduard August von Regel (1815 - 1892), German botanist who long lived in Russia
   HUDS.:  William Hudson (1730 - 1793), British pharmacist and botanist
   B.BAUMANN:  Brigitte Dorothee Baumann (1938 - ), pharmacist, wife of Helmut Baumann
   H.BAUMANN:  Helmut Adolf Baumann (1937 - 2014), pharmacist and orchid specialist from Boeblingen (Germany)
   R.LORENZ:  Richard Lorenz (1942 - ), German orchid specialist
   RUEDI PETER:  Ruedi Peter, Swiss botanist
   L.:  Carl von Linné (Linnaeus, 1707 - 1777), Swedish naturalist who introduced the binary naming system for plants and animals
 

Etymology:
   Orchis:   testicle (Greek)
   caucasica:   from Caucasus
   purpurea:   purple color
 

Orchis caucasica / Caucasian Orchid, Azerbaijan,  Xanagah 3.5.2019 (Photo: Luc Segers)
Fig. 1:  Orchis caucasica / Caucasian Orchid
Azerbaijan, Xanagah 3.5.2019 (Photo: Luc Segers)
Orchis caucasica / Caucasian Orchid, Azerbaijan,  Xanagah 3.5.2019 (Photo: Luc Segers)
Fig. 2:  Orchis caucasica / Caucasian Orchid
Azerbaijan, Xanagah 3.5.2019 (Photo: Luc Segers)
Orchis caucasica / Caucasian Orchid, Azerbaijan,  Xanagah 3.5.2019 (Photo: Luc Segers)
Fig. 3:  Orchis caucasica / Caucasian Orchid
Azerbaijan, Xanagah 3.5.2019 (Photo: Luc Segers)
Orchis caucasica / Caucasian Orchid, Azerbaijan,  Xanagah 3.5.2019 (Photo: Luc Segers)
Fig. 4:  Orchis caucasica / Caucasian Orchid
Azerbaijan, Xanagah 3.5.2019 (Photo: Luc Segers)
   
 


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