Agrostophyllum formosanum Rolfe

First published in Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 9: 157 (1895)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Taiwan. It is an epiphytic rhizomatous subshrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Taiwan

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Ormerod, P. (2012). Studies of west Malesian Agrostophyllum Blume (Orchidaceae). Taiwania 57: 251-262.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Agrostophyllum inocephalum.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Agrostophyllum inocephalum.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ormerod, P. (2012). Studies of west Malesian Agrostophyllum Blume (Orchidaceae). Taiwania 57: 251-262.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Henry, A. [1350] Taiwan K000810709 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0