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Fam.:  Orchidaceae / Orchid Family

Synon.:  Orchis patens  DESF.  subsp. nitidifolia  W.P.TESCHNER,  Androrchis prisca  (HAUTZ.) D.TYTECA & E.KLEIN

Genus:  Orchis  L.,  Androrchis  D.TYTECA & E.KLEIN
 

Authors:
   HAUTZ.:  Leo K. K. H. Hautzinger (1920 - ), Austrian botanist
   DESF.:  René Louiche Desfontaines (1750 - 1833), French botanist
   W.P.TESCHNER:  Walter Paul Teschner (1927 - ), German orchid specialist, later living in USA
   D.TYTECA:  Daniel Séraphin René Marie Tyteca (1950 - ), Belgian mathematician and orchid specialist
   E.KLEIN:  Erich Klein (1931 - 2016), Austrian mathematician and orchid specialist
   L.:  Carl von Linné (Linnaeus, 1707 - 1777), Swedish naturalist who introduced the binary naming system for plants and animals
 

Etymology:
   Orchis:   testicle (Greek)
   prisca:   ancient
   patens:   open or outstretched
   nitidifolia:   with glossy leaves
   Androrchis:   Male Orchis, i. e. the group of Orchis mascula
 

Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid, Crete,  Thripti 6.5.1991
Fig. 1:  Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid
Crete, Thripti 6.5.1991
Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid, Crete,  Thripti 6.5.1991
Fig. 2:  Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid
Crete, Thripti 6.5.1991
Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid, Crete,  Thripti 23.4.2001
Fig. 3:  Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid
Crete, Thripti 23.4.2001
Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid, Crete,  Thripti 23.4.2001
Fig. 4:  Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid
Crete, Thripti 23.4.2001
Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid, Crete,  Thripti 23.4.2001
Fig. 5:  Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid
Crete, Thripti 23.4.2001
Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid, Crete,  Thripti 23.4.2001
Fig. 6:  Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid
Crete, Thripti 23.4.2001
Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid, Crete,  Thripti 23.4.2001
Fig. 7:  Orchis prisca / Crete Orchid
Crete, Thripti 23.4.2001
   
 


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