1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Paphiopedilum Pfitzer
      1. Paphiopedilum adductum Asher

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Philippines (Mindanao: Bukidnon Prov.).

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    General Description

    A terrestrial herb. Leaves c. 6, c. 23–26 cm long, 3.9–4.2 cm wide, oblong-ligulate to slightly oblanceolate, obtuse and minutely tridentate at apex, dark green with a hyaline margin. Inflorescence 2- or 3- flowered; peduncle arching, 20–34 cm long, purple, pubescent; bracts up to 4 cm long, 1.3 cm wide, green veined with maroon. Flowers more or less glabrous, 5.9–9 cm across, 14–18 cm tall; sepals pale greenishyellow or white, strongly maroon-veined; petals pale yellow, spotted with maroon in basal half, maroon in apical half; lip pale yellow, mottled and veined purple on front of slipper; staminode yellow with purple glands; pedicel and ovary 3.5–5 cm long, green, suffused purplebrown, glabrous. Dorsal sepal arching, ovate, acuminate, 4.5–6.5 cm long, 2.3–3.5 cm wide, finely pubescent on outside. Synsepal ovate, acuminate, 5.2–7 cm long, 2.3–3.4 cm wide. Petals arcuate-dependent, lineartapering acute, 8–15 cm long, 0.7–1.1 cm wide, apically finely pubescent. Lip porrect, 3–4.7 cm long, 1.5–2.1 cm wide, grooved on back, with short acute auricles. Staminode rectangular, notched at apex, convex, on a short stalk, not covering the stigma, 8–9 mm long, 4–7 mm wide, glandular, hairy on sides. 2n = 26.

    Distribution

    Philippines (Mindanao, Bukidnon Province, nr. Impasugong); 1250–1350 m altitude.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Philippines

    Paphiopedilum adductum Asher appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Stocker, J. 47753.000
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078112
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078113
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078114
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078115
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078116
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078117
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078118
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078119
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078120
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078121
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078122
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078123
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078124
    Asher [20], Philippines K000078125

    First published in Orchid Digest 47: 224 (1983)

    Accepted by

    • Koopowitz, H. (2012). An updated, annotated checklist of the genus Paphiopedilum Orchid Digest 76: 178-215.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Cypripedioideae: e-monocot.org
    • Asher, J.H. Original description of Paphiopedilum adductum. 47, (1983).

    Sources

    Cypripedioideae: e-monocot.org
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