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This genus is accepted, and its native range is China (Yunnan) to Indo-China and Papuasia.
Plocoglottis moluccana

Native to:

Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Solomon Is., Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Plocoglottis Blume appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2012 Yong, R. [238], Sarawak K000718576
Hunt, P.F. [2194], Solomon Is. 28597.000
Collenette, S. [2310], Malaysia 42397.000
Cribb, P.J. [S 22], Solomon Is. 43121.000
Collenette, S. [2278], Malaysia 45196.000
Lohok, H. [2], Malaysia 56508.000
Lamb, A. [AL SAR269/86], Sarawak 72812.000

First published in Bijdr. Fl. Ned. Ind.: 380 (1825)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2006). Epidendroideae (Part One) Genera Orchidacearum 4: 1-672. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0