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This species is accepted, and its native range is Maluku to SW. Pacific.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Bismarck Archipelago, Fiji, Maluku, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Samoa, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is., Vanuatu

Calanthe ventilabrum Rchb.f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2017 James, S.A. et al. [SAJ 0166], Papua New Guinea K000342153
May 15, 2008 Dickson, M. [121], Indonesia 60991.000
May 15, 2008 Mahyar, U. [5061], Indonesia 62378.000
Hunt, P.F. [2977], Solomon Is. 28872.000
Hunt, P.F. [2480], Solomon Is. 28874.000
Hunt, P.F. [2035], Solomon Is. 28886.000
Dennis, G. [2282], Solomon Is. 28913.000
Morrison, A. [in Cribb S 2], Fiji 41925.000
Lewis, B. [57], Vanuatu 54907.000
Seemann, B.C. [606], Fiji K000829054
Carr, C.E. [K28], Malaysia Calanthe langei 20260.000
Carr, C.E. [K122], Malaysia Calanthe langei 24039.000
Malaysia Calanthe langei 31507.000
Lewis, G.P. [218], Malaysia Calanthe langei 40505.000
Cribb, P.J. [S 51], Papua New Guinea Calanthe langei 41968.000
Lewis, G.P. [154], Malaysia Calanthe langei 43303.000
Rees, T. [377], Papua New Guinea Calanthe langei 45523.000
Cribb, P. [5128], Solomon Is. Calanthe langei 48648.000
Chaplin, G. [845], Solomon Is. Calanthe langei 49231.000
Wickison, S. [36], Solomon Is. Calanthe langei 50864.000
May 15, 2008 Milliken, W. [1506], Indonesia Calanthe englishii 59715.000
Giulianetti, A. [s.n.], New Guinea Calanthe englishii K000364304

First published in B.Seemann, Fl. Vit.: 298 (1868)

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.
  • Nakajima, M. & Ohba, H. (2011). A synopsis of Calanthe section Styloglossum Malesian Orchid Journal 7: 5-34.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Nakajima, M. & Ohba, H. (2011). A synopsis of Calanthe section Styloglossum Malesian Orchid Journal 7: 5-34.
  • Ormerod, P. (2015). Papuasian Orchid studies 5 Malesian Orchid Journal 16: 49-72.
  • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
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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