Skip to main content
This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to Pacific.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, Caroline Is., China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Fiji, Hainan, India, Jawa, Kazan-retto, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Marianas, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, Norfolk Is., Ogasawara-shoto, Philippines, Queensland, Samoa, Society Is., Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga, Tubuai Is., Vanuatu, Vietnam, Wallis-Futuna Is.

Calanthe triplicata (Willemet) Ames appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1995 Beamen [11123], Malaysia 76590.000
18288.000
20268.000
21204.000
Carr, C.E. [K128], Malaysia 21207.000
Dennis, G. [2103], Solomon Is. 28239.000
Cheang, K.C., Malaysia 31489.000
Malaysia 32128.000
Bregulla, H.L. [18], Vanuatu 36085.000
Sands, M. [2621] 37598.000
Cribb, P. [5002], Solomon Is. 48247.000
Mitchell, R. [36], Solomon Is. 50789.000
Wickison, S. [162], Solomon Is. 51583.000
Wickison, S. [246], Solomon Is. 52977.000
Cribb, P.J [42], Vanuatu 53096.000
McQueen, C., Solomon Is. 53414.000
Wickison, S. [245], Solomon Is. 54140.000
Lewis, B. [22], Vanuatu 54920.000
Dr. King's Collector [6014], Malaysia K000364278
s.coll. [s.n.] 76664.000
Feb 14, 2008 Coveny, R.G. et al. [19287], New South Wales Calanthe australasica K000718167
May 15, 2008 Dickson, M. [116], Indonesia Calanthe orthocentron 60995.000
Papua New Guinea Calanthe orthocentron 39742.000
Gwynne-Vaughan, D.T. [261], Malaysia Calanthe pubescens K000364279
May 15, 2008 Calanthe angraeciflora 18289.000
May 15, 2008 Corner, E.J.H. [3035], Solomon Is. Calanthe angraeciflora 28592.000
May 15, 2008 Cribb, P. [1810], Vanuatu Calanthe angraeciflora 44269.000
May 15, 2008 Wheatley, J. [130], Vanuatu Calanthe angraeciflora 53516.000
May 15, 2008 Hutton, I, [648], Australia Calanthe angraeciflora 59930.000
May 15, 2008 Sabah Calanthe angraeciflora 62264.000

First published in Philipp. J. Sci., C 2: 326 (1907)

Accepted by

  • Clayton, D. & Cribb, P. (2013). The Genus Calanthe: 1-411. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu.
  • Cribb, P.J. & Whistler, W.A. (2011). The Orchids of Tonga, Niue, and the Cook islands Lankesteriana 11: 96-177.
  • 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.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (2016). Flora of Japan IVb: 1-335. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Kurzweil, H. (2010). A precursory study of the Calanthe group (Orchidaceae) in Thailand Adansonia, III, 32: 57-107.
  • Margonska, H.B. & Szlachetko, D.L. (2010). Orchidaceae of Tahiti, French Polynesia: 1-139. Gdansk University Press.
  • Misra, S. (2004). Orchids of Orissa: 1-774. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Morat, P. & Veillon, J.-M. (1985). Contributions à la conaissance de la végétation et de la flore de Wallis et Futuna Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. Section B, Adansonia 7: 259-329.
  • Ormerod, P. & Kumar, C.S. (2003). Orchidaceous additions to the Flora of Burma (Myanmar) Rheedea 13: 43-50.
  • Ormerod, P. (2009). Additions to the Orchid flora of Bougainville The Orchadian 16: 273-277.
  • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
  • Pedersen, H.Æ. & al. (2014). Flora of Thailand 12(2): 303-670. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Silveira, P., Schuiteman, A., Vermeulen, J.J., Sousa, A.J., Silva, H., Paiva, J. & De Vogel, E. (2008). The orchids of Timor: checklist and conservation status Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 157: 197-215.
  • Sittisujjatham, S. (2006). Wild Orchid of Thailand 1: 1-495. 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.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Cribb, P.J. & Whistler, W.A. (2011). The Orchids of Tonga, Niue, and the Cook islands Lankesteriana 11: 96-177.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (2016). Flora of Japan IVb: 1-335. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Margonska, H.B. & Szlachetko, D.L. (2010). Orchidaceae of Tahiti, French Polynesia: 1-139. Gdansk University Press.
  • Misra, S. (2004). Orchids of Orissa: 1-774. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Morat, P. & Veillon, J.-M. (1985). Contributions à la conaissance de la végétation et de la flore de Wallis et Futuna Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. Section B, Adansonia 7: 259-329.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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