Genus:
Disperis Sw.

Disperis neilgherrensis Wight

This species is accepted, and its native range is India to Nansei-shoto, Jawa to Caroline Islands (Palau).

Native to:

Assam, Caroline Is., China Southeast, India, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Maluku, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, New Guinea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand

Disperis neilgherrensis Wight appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Apr 15, 2004 Blatter, E. [345], Tamil Nadu K000078865 Unknown type material Yes
Apr 15, 2004 Walker, G.W. [180], Sri Lanka K000827266 Yes
Apr 15, 2004 Jerdon, T.C. [s.n.], India K000827267 Unknown type material Yes
Apr 15, 2004 Johnson, E. [s.n.], India K000827268 Unknown type material Yes
Apr 15, 2004 Wight [s.n.], India K000827269 Yes
Apr 15, 2004 Wight [s.n.], India K000827270 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K000883985 Yes
Lobb, T. [s.n.], Meghalaya K000883987 Yes
Wight, R. [173], Tamil Nadu K000883986 Unknown type material Yes
Nov 24, 2004 Walker, A.W. [180], Sri Lanka Disperis walkerae K000387537 lectotype Yes
s.coll. [1572], India Disperis walkerae K000387538 Unknown type material Yes
s.coll. [2363] Disperis walkerae K000387536 Unknown type material Yes
Nov 1, 2000 Mayar, U.W. [381], Indonesia Disperis rhodoneura 71897.000 No
India Disperis zeylanica 29984.000 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [1987], Thailand Disperis siamensis K000827015 Unknown type material Yes

First published in Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 5: t. 1719 (1851)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Kang, D.H. & al. (2019). Two new generic records in the orchid flora of Myanmar Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 49: 96-99.
  • Kurzweil, H. & Manning, J.C. (2005). A synopsis of the genus Disperis Sw. (Orchidaceae) Adansonia, III, 27: 155-207.
  • Kurzweil, H. (2005). Taxonomic Studies in the Genus Disperis (Orchidaceae) in Southeast Asia Blumea 50: 143-152.
  • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kang, D.H. & al. (2019). Two new generic records in the orchid flora of Myanmar Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 49: 96-99.
  • Kurzweil, H. (2005). Taxonomic Studies in the Genus Disperis (Orchidaceae) in Southeast Asia Blumea 50: 143-152.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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