1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Paphiopedilum Pfitzer
      1. Paphiopedilum vejvarutianum O.Gruss & Roellke

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. Thailand, Vietnam.

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    Diagnostic

    Stature similar to Paphiopedilum gratrixianum (Masters) ROLFE (Orchid Review 13:63, 1905) but with a completely different flower. Flower similar to Paphiopedilum barbigerum TANG & WANG (Bulletin of the Fan Memorial Institute of Biology, Botanical Series 10:23, 1940) but different from this species by the stature, the intensively spotted bract, the different staminode and the posture and marking of the dorsal sepal.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Thailand, Vietnam

    Paphiopedilum vejvarutianum O.Gruss & Roellke appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Vietnam Paphiopedilum barbigerum var. lockianum 72021.000

    First published in Orchidee (Hamburg) 54: 59 (2003)

    Accepted by

    • Koopowitz, H. (2012). An updated, annotated checklist of the genus Paphiopedilum Orchid Digest 76: 178-215.
    • Pedersen, H.Æ., Kurzwell, H., Suddee, S. & Cribb, P.J. (2011). Flora of Thailand 12(1): 1-302. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    • Averyanov, L. (2008). The orchids of Vietnam illustrated survey part 1 Subfamilies Apostasioideae, Cyprioedioideae and Spiranthoideae Turczaninowia 11(1): 5-168.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Paphiopedilum rhizomatosum.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Koopowitz, H. (2012). An updated, annotated checklist of the genus Paphiopedilum Orchid Digest 76: 178-215.
    • Pedersen, H.Æ., Kurzwell, H., Suddee, S. & Cribb, P.J. (2011). Flora of Thailand 12(1): 1-302. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    Cypripedioideae: e-monocot.org
    • Gruss, O. & Roellke, L. Paphiopedilum vejvarutianum, eine neue Art aus Thailand - schon seit langem unbeachtet in Kultur. Die Orchidee 54, 56-59 (2003).
    • Gruss, O. & Roellke, L. Original description of Paphiopedilum vejvarutianum. 54, (2003).

    Sources

    Cypripedioideae: e-monocot.org
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