Vanda perplexa Motes & D.L.Roberts

First published in Kew Bull. 68: 337 (2013)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Lesser Sunda Islands (Komodo, Rinca). It is an epiphytic subshrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Lesser Sunda Is.

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.
  • Motes, M.R. (2021). The Natural Genus Vanda. A Monograph: 1-359. Redland press, Florda, USA.

Kew Bulletin

  • Blume, K. L. (1848). Rumphia: sive, Commentationesbotanicæimprimis de plantisIndiæOrientalis, tum penitusincognitis tum quæ in libris RheodiiRumphii, Roxburghii, Wallichiialiorumrecensentur. Vol. 4. Leiden.
  • De Wit, H. C. D. (1977). Orchids in Rumphius’ Herbarium Amboinense. In: J. Arditti (ed.), Orchid Biology: Reviews and Perspectives, 1: 47 – 94. Cornell University Press, Cornell.
  • Hooker, J. (1835). Bot. Mag. 1835: t. 3416.
  • Lindley, J. (1844). Vanda furva. Bot. Reg. 39 – 40, misc. 42.
  • Lindley, J. (1848). The Brown and Green Vanda (Vanda fuscoviridis, Lindl.). Gard. Chron. 351.
  • Lindley, J. (1853). Folia Orchidacea. Vol. 4. J. Matthews, London.
  • Linnaeus, C. von. (1763). Species plantarum, editiosecunda. LaurentiiSalvii, Stockholm.
  • Motes, M. & Roberts, D. L. (2008). Vanda furva: three centuries of confusion. Orchid Digest 72: 174 – 178.
  • O’Byrne, P. & Vermuelen, J. (2008). Vanda furva- Partly Resolved. Orchid Rev. 116: 9 – 11.
  • Rumphius, G. E. (2003). Rumphius’ Orchids. Yale University Press, New Haven & London.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Motes, M.R. (2021). The Natural Genus Vanda. A Monograph: 1-359. Redland press, Florda, USA.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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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 Bulletin

    • Kew Bulletin
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  • 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