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This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to Japan (S. Kyushu) and Central & E. Malesia.

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, Japan, Laos, Maluku, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Cephalantheropsis obcordata (Lindl.) Ormerod appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 1, 2010 Du, N.V. et al. [HNK 2279], Vietnam K000396217
Dec 16, 1996 Kerr, A.F.G. [0702], Thailand K000597134
Dec 16, 1996 Kerr, A.F.G. [0702], Thailand K000597135
Dec 16, 1996 Kerr, A.F.G. [0269], Thailand K000597136
Dec 16, 1996 Kerr, A.F.G. [0269], Thailand K000597138
Dec 14, 1996 Kerr, A.F.G. [0573], Thailand K000597137
Cephalantheropsis gracilis 18279.000
Cephalantheropsis gracilis 20265.000
Cribb, P.J. [2], Hong Kong Cephalantheropsis gracilis 38664.000
Cumberlege, P.F. [1071], Thailand Cephalantheropsis gracilis 26568.000
Menzies [35], Thailand Cephalantheropsis gracilis 47249.000
Griffith, W. [5279], Burma Cephalantheropsis gracilis K000829038
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 7341] Calanthe gracilis K001127199
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 7341] Calanthe gracilis K001127200

First published in Orchid Digest 62: 157 (1998)

Accepted by

  • Pedersen, H.Æ. & al. (2014). Flora of Thailand 12(2): 303-670. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Kurzweil, H. (2013). The Calanthe group in peninsular Thailand Malesian Orchid Journal 11: 21-38.
  • Kurzweil, H. (2010). A precursory study of the Calanthe group (Orchidaceae) in Thailand Adansonia, III, 32: 57-107.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Sittisujjatham, S. (2006). Wild Orchid of Thailand 1: 1-495. Amarin.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Khanam, M. & al. (2001). Our present knowledge on the Terrestrial Orchidaceae Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 8(2): 35-49.

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