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This species is accepted, and its native range is Maluku to Santa Cruz Islands.
Grammatophyllum scriptum

Native to:

Bismarck Archipelago, Maluku, New Guinea, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is.

Introduced into:

Fiji

Grammatophyllum scriptum (L.) Blume appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Solomon Is. 50046.000
Wickison, S. [66], Solomon Is. 50897.000
Philippines 54389.000
Dickson, M. [MD 232], Indonesia 71356.000
s.coll. [s.n.] 76610.000

First published in Rumphia 4: 48 (1849)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.
  • Tiu, D.A. (2009). Deciphering the Scriptures on Philippine Grammatophyllum: 1-93. PCARRD-DOST, Los Baños, Philippines.

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

Kew Science Photographs
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