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This species is accepted, and its native range is Nicobar Islands to N. Queensland.

Native to:

Borneo, Jawa, Malaya, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Queensland, Solomon Is., Sulawesi, Sumatera

Bulbophyllum maxillare (Lindl.) Rchb.f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [s.n.], Papua New Guinea 76692.000
Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [2118], Papua New Guinea Bulbophyllum blumei 31512.000
Solomon Is. Bulbophyllum blumei 50774.000
Hunt, P.F. [3072], Solomon Is. Bulbophyllum blumei 28609.000
Cribb, P. [5107], Solomon Is. Bulbophyllum blumei 48667.000
Lavarack, P., Australia Bulbophyllum blumei 36545.000
Wickison, S. [7], Solomon Is. Bulbophyllum blumei 50896.000

First published in W.G.Walpers, Ann. Bot. Syst. 6: 248 (1861)

Accepted by

  • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.
  • Vermeulen, J., O'Byrne, P. & Lamb, A. (2015). Bulbophyllum of Borneo: 1-728. Nautural History Publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu.
  • Karthigeyan, K. & al. (2014). A review of the Orchid diversity of Andaman & Nicobar islands, India Richardiana 15: 9-85.
  • Alappatt, J.P. (2013). Bulbophyllum maxillare (Orchidaceae) - A new record for India from Andaman & Nicobar islands Rheedea 23: 40-42.
  • Vermeulen, J. & O'Byrne, P. (2011). Bulbophyllum of Sulawesi: 1-247. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Bulbophyllum blumei.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Bulbophyllum blumei.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Karthigeyan, K. & al. (2014). A review of the Orchid diversity of Andaman & Nicobar islands, India Richardiana 15: 9-85.
  • Vermeulen, J. & O'Byrne, P. (2011). Bulbophyllum of Sulawesi: 1-247. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

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
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