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This species is accepted, and its native range is Philippines, Guam.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Marianas, Philippines

Luisia teretifolia Gaudich. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Papua New Guinea 25694.230
Davis, E. [2607], Solomon Is. 28877.000
Gray, M., Fiji 29968.000
Mason, L.M. [2758], New Caledonia 33870.000
Bregulla, H.L. [27], Vanuatu 35467.000
Cribb, P.J. [S 23], Solomon Is. 41946.000
Vanuatu 42322.000
Cribb, P. [1779], Vanuatu 42554.000
42653.000
Reeve, T.M. [1021], Papua New Guinea 47272.000
Sprunger, S. [88], New Caledonia 51938.000
Cribb, P.J. [125], Vanuatu 53086.000
Wheatley, J. [192], Vanuatu 53499.000
Mason, L.M. [1586], Papua New Guinea 7141.000
Papua New Guinea 8324.000
Forster, J.R. [s.n.], New Caledonia K000891532 Unknown type material

First published in Voy. Uranie: 426 (1829)

Accepted by

  • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Luisia tristis.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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/
© 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