Herminium chloranthum Tang & F.T.Wang

First published in Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol., Bot. 10: 34 (1940)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Tibet to Central Nepal and China (W. Sichuan, NW. Yunnan). It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the subalpine or subarctic biome.

Distribution

Native to:

China South-Central, Nepal, Tibet

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Raskoti, B.B. (2015). A new species of Gastrochilus and new records for the orchids of Nepal. Phytotaxa 233(2): 179-184.
  • Raskoti, B.B., Schuiteman, A., Jin, W.T. & Jin, X.H. (2017). A taxonomic revision of Herminium L. (Orchidoideae, Orchidaceae). PhytoKeys 79: 1-74.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Raskoti, B.B. (2015). A new species of Gastrochilus and new records for the orchids of Nepal. Phytotaxa 233(2): 179-184.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

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Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0