1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Paphiopedilum Pfitzer
      1. Paphiopedilum kolopakingii Fowlie

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Borneo (C. Kalimantan).

    [C-EM]
    Distribution

    Borneo, central Kalimantan only.

    Ecology

    In moss on rocks near rivers, 600–1100 m altitude.

    General Description

    A terrestrial or lithophytic herb with long fleshy roots, 5–8 mm in diameter. Leaves 8–10, suberect, ligulate, rounded, 20–80 cm long, 5–12 cm wide, dark green. Inflorescence 5–19- flowered, arcuate, 40–95 cm long; peduncle and rhachis ochre-grren, glabrous; bracts elliptic-lanceolate, acuminate, 3.5–5 cm long, 1–1.8 cm wide, greenish-ochre, striped purple. Flowers 8–16.6 cm across; sepals whitish with dark red-brown or dark brown venation; petals green, veined with red or brown; lip olive-green to ochre with darker veins; staminode yellow; ovary and pedicel 4.2–6.5 cm long, glabrous. Dorsal sepal ovate, acute to acuminate, 3.5–6.5 cm long, 1.9–4 cm wide, finely pubescent on outside, obscurely ciliate in apical half. Synsepal ovate-lanceolate, acute to acuminate, 3.5–6.4 cm long, 2–2.6 cm wide, 2-keeled on back, obscurely ciliate in apical half. Petals deflexed, slightly spirally twisted, falcate, linear-tapering, acute, 5–10.8 cm long, 0.6–1.1 cm wide, finely and minutely glandular in apical half, ciliate. Lip rather sharp at apex, grooved behind, 3.3–6 cm long, 0.9–1.9 cm wide, with acute incurved auricles. Staminode convex, subquadrate, obtuse and upcurved at apex, 9–15 mm long, 5–10

    mm wide, with brownish farinose-pubescent sides.

    Distribution

    Paphiopedilum kolopakingii Fowlie appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Cribb, P. [s.n.], Borneo 54317.000 topotype
    Kolopaking, A., Borneo 48042.000
    Moon, A., Indonesia 62790.000

    First published in Orchid Digest 48: 41 (1984)

    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
    • Fowlie, J.A. Original description of Paphiopedilum kolopakingii. 48, (1984).

    Sources

    Cypripedioideae: e-monocot.org
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