Aphyllorchis caudata Rolfe ex Downie

First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1925: 415 (1925)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is China (S. Yunnan, Hainan) to Indo-China. It is a holomycotrophic rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

China South-Central, Hainan, Thailand, Vietnam

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Averyanov, L.V. & al. (2015). New orchids in the flora of Vietnam. Wulfenia 22: 137-188.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Pedersen, H.Æ. & al. (2014). Flora of Thailand 12(2): 303-670. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Sittisujjatham, S. (2006). Wild Orchid of Thailand 1: 1-495. Amarin.
  • Tian, H.Z., Li, X.L. & Hu, C. (2013). A new synonym and lectotypification of Aphyllorchis caudata (Orchidaceae). Kew Bulletin 68: 341-344.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Tian, H.Z., Li, X.L. & Hu, C. (2013). A new synonym and lectotypification of Aphyllorchis caudata (Orchidaceae). Kew Bulletin 68: 341-344.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Kerr, A.F.G. [s.n.], Thailand K000595970 Yes
Henry, A. [12969], Yunnan K000820975 syntype Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [316], Thailand K000595969 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [316], Thailand K000595968 Unknown type material Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 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 Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0