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This species is accepted, and its native range is Sumatera to Lesser Sunda Islands.

Native to:

Borneo, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Sumatera

Calanthe flava (Blume) C.Morren appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 15, 2008 Comber, J.B., Indonesia 44368.000
May 15, 2008 Comber, J.B. [1748], Indonesia 52829.000
Reeve, T.M. [341], New Guinea 43635.000

First published in Hort. Belge 2: 238 (1835)

Accepted by

  • Clayton, D. & Cribb, P. (2013). The Genus Calanthe: 1-411. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu.
  • Cribb, P., Clayton, D. & Kurzweil, H. (2014). The genus Calanthe R.Br. in Borneo Malesian Orchid Journal 14: 39-86.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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