Herminium josephi Rchb.f.

First published in Flora 55: 276 (1872)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. Central Himalaya to China (W. Sichuan, N. Yunnan). It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the subalpine or subarctic biome.

Distribution

Native to:

China South-Central, East Himalaya, Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

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.
  • Lucksom, S.Z. (2007). The orchids of Sikkim and North East Himalaya: 1-984. S.Z.Lucksom, India.
  • Raskoti, B.B. (2009). The Orchids of Nepal: 1-252. Bhakta Bahadur Raskoti and Rita Ale.
  • 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

  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Sep 14, 2016 Forrest, G. [2590] China K000079036 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1995 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] India K000881606 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1976 unknown [264] India K000079042 Yes
Jun 1, 1975 Hooker, J.D. [264] India K000079043 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] India K000881605 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] India K000881604 Unknown Type Material Yes
Khan, I. [24104] India Herminium duthiei K000852820 Type Yes
Inayat [24105] India Herminium duthiei K000852822 Type Yes
Inayat [24105] India Herminium duthiei K000852821 Type Yes
Herminium duthiei K:SPC-01460.000 No
Cribb, P. [C90/9] China Herminium forrestii K:SPC-55181.000 No

Sources

  • 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 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