1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cymbidium Sw.
      1. Cymbidium elegans Lindl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to S. Central China.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet

    Cymbidium elegans Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    42778.000
    45555.000
    Sanders, N., Nepal 34602.000
    Kew Expd. Nep. [1179], Nepal 58333.000
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 7354], Nepal K001127219
    s.coll. [7354], Nepal K000852993 holotype

    First published in Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 163 (1833)

    Accepted by

    • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Not accepted by

    • Lucksom, S.Z. (2007). The orchids of Sikkim and North East Himalaya: 1-984. S.Z.Lucksom, India. [Cited as Cymbidium longifolium.]

    Sources

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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