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Search Results:       Common Name: bog orchid

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Checklist from Wisconsin State Herbarium
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      Family Orchidaceae (click for list of genera only)  
            Platanthera Rich. *
              bog orchid (DISTRIBUTION MAP GALLERY of SPECIES)
            Platanthera X andrewsii (M.White) Luer +
              Andrews' bog orchid
                 (PARENTS = Platanthera lacera (Michx.) G.Don X P. psycodes (L.) Lindl.)
                 Habenaria X andrewsii M.White
            Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck var. dilatata * +
              boreal bog orchid, leafy white orchis, scent-bottle, white bog orchid
                 Habenaria dilatata (Pursh) Hook.
                 Limnorchis dilatata (Pursh) Rydb.
                 Orchis dilatata Pursh
                 Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck var. angustifolia Hook.
Image of Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck var. dilatata
            Platanthera huronensis (Nutt.) Lindl. * +
              Huron green orchid, tall nothern bog orchid
                 Habenaria dilatata (Pursh) Hook. var. media (Rydb.) Ames
                 Habenaria huronensis (Nutt.) Spreng.
                 Habenaria hyperborea (L.) R.Br. var. huronensis (Nutt.) Farw.
                 Habenaria X media (Rydb.) G.Niles (pro sp.)
                 Limnorchis huronensis (Nutt.) Rydb.
                 Limnorchis media Rydb.
                 Orchis huronensis Nutt.
                 Platanthera hyperborea (L.) Lindl. var. huronensis (Nutt.) Luer
                 Platanthera hyperborea (L.) Lindl. var. major Lange
                 Platanthera X media (Rydb.) Luer (pro sp.)
Image of Platanthera huronensis (Nutt.) Lindl.
            Platanthera hyperborea (L.) Lindl.
              [Excluded] northern green orchid, tall northern bog orchid
                 Habenaria hyperborea (L.) R.Br.
                 Limnorchis hyperborea (L.) Rydb.
                 Orchis hyperborea L.
                 Platanthera hyperborea (L.) Lindl. var. hyperborea
                 Platanthera hyperborea (L.) Lindl. var. minor Lange
            Platanthera obtusata (Banks ex Pursh) Lindl. * +
              blunt bog orchid, blunt-leaved orchid
                 Habenaria obtusata (Banks ex Pursh) Richardson
                 Habenaria obtusata (Banks ex Pursh) Richardson var. collectanea Fernald
                 Lysiella obtusata (Banks ex Pursh) Rydb.
                 Orchis obtusata Banks ex Pursh
                 Platanthera obtusata (Banks ex Pursh) Lindl. subsp. oligantha (Turcz.) Hultén
Image of Platanthera obtusata (Banks ex Pursh) Lindl.

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