Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Genus
GBIF national node type records: Sweden Genus
BHL: BioDivLibrary's photostream Genus
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLDS images II Genus
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Genus
BROT version 2009.01 Genus
NMNH Botany Elevation Data Genus
Botany resource Genus
EOL Group on Flickr Genus
EOL Group on Flickr Genus
EOL Group on Flickr Genus
EOL Group on Flickr Genus
EOL Group on Flickr Genus
EOL Group on Flickr Genus
Environments
IRMNG
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Genus
GBIF national node classification resource: Germany Genus
GBIF national node type records: France Genus
GBIF national node type records: France Genus
GBIF national node type records: Germany Genus
GBIF national node type records: Germany Genus
GBIF national node type records: Netherlands Genus
GBIF national node type records: Netherlands Genus
AskNature Genus
GBIF national node type records: United Kingdom Genus
Global Biotic Interactions Genus
Global Biotic Interactions Genus
Global Compendium of Weeds Species
  • Ophrys
Herbarium Specimen Images (E) Genus
IUCN Red List Genus
BioLib.cz Import Genus
BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Genus
MicroScope
  • Ophrys
NCBI Taxonomy
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Genus
Smithsonian type specimen data Genus
Monthly ARKive text import Genus
Tropicos resource Genus
Tropicos resource Genus
Type data from iDigBio Genus
USDA PLANTS Structured Data
  • Ophrys
USDA Plants
USDA Plants Genus
Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons Genus
Wikipedia Genus
Wikipedia
iNaturalist Images Genus

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