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This species is accepted, and its native range is Peninsula Thailand to W. Malesia and Philippines.
Calanthe pulchra

Native to:

Borneo, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Philippines, Sumatera, Thailand

Calanthe pulchra (Blume) Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 9, 1989 Yii, P.C. [S 55232], Sarawak K000342113
Carr, C.E. [K29], Malaysia 21198.000
Richards, P.W. [2466], Borneo 21201.000
Malaysia 31603.000
Malaysia 31839.000
Cheang, K.C., Malaysia 32056.000
Lewis, G.P. [264], Malaysia 40499.000
Rickards, J. [23], Borneo 40827.000
Lamb, A. [SAN 91569], Malaysia 46087.000
Cribb, P. [89/42], Malaysia 54822.000
Lamb, A. [1444], Malaysia 56791.000
Lamb, A. [AL1385/91], Sabah 72793.000
Lamb, A. [AL1385/91], Sabah 72886.000
Scortechini [1228] K000364291
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 7340], Singapore Calanthe curculigoides K001127198
Porter, G. [Cat. no. 7340], Malaysia Calanthe curculigoides K001127197

First published in Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 250 (1833)

Accepted by

  • Clayton, D. & Cribb, P. (2013). The Genus Calanthe: 1-411. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu.
  • 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.
  • Kurzweil, H. (2010). A precursory study of the Calanthe group (Orchidaceae) in Thailand Adansonia, III, 32: 57-107.
  • Kurzweil, H. (2013). The Calanthe group in peninsular Thailand Malesian Orchid Journal 11: 21-38.
  • Nakajima, M. & Ohba, H. (2011). A synopsis of Calanthe section Styloglossum Malesian Orchid Journal 7: 5-34.
  • 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. (2009). Wild Orchid of Thailand 2: 1-463. Amarin.
  • Wood, J.J., Beaman, T.E., Lamb, A., Lun, C.C. & Beaman, J.H. (2011). The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu 2: 1-726. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Pedersen, H.Æ. & al. (2014). Flora of Thailand 12(2): 303-670. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.

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