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This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to China (Yunnan) and Malesia.
Pteroceras teres (Blume) Holttum

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Maluku, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Pteroceras teres (Blume) Holttum appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1992 Schlechter, F.R.R. [15968], Sumatera K000891464 isosyntype
10430.000
Kerr, A.D. [1641], Laos 29919.000
Bacon, A.J. 44689.000
Menzies, D. [16], Thailand 46450.000
White, K. [s.n.], Nepal 55193.000
Lamb, A. [AL953/88], Malaysia 55347.000
Lamb, A. [AL1163/89], Malaysia 55353.000
Lohok, H. [13], Malaysia 56549.000
Lohok, H. [20], Malaysia 56551.000

First published in Kew Bull. 14: 271 (1960)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Jalal, J.S. & Jayanthi, J. (2015). An annotated checklist of the orchids of western himalaya, India Lankesteriana 15: 7-50.
  • Jayanthi, J. & al. (2014). Pteroceras teres (Orchidaceae). A new record for the Andaman & Nicobar islands, India Richardiana 14: 140-145.
  • Karthigeyan, K. & al. (2014). A review of the Orchid diversity of Andaman & Nicobar islands, India Richardiana 15: 9-85.
  • 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.
  • Wood, J.J., Beaman, T.E., Lamb, A., Lun, C.C. & Beaman, J.H. (2011). The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu 2: 1-726. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jalal, J.S. & Jayanthi, J. (2015). An annotated checklist of the orchids of western himalaya, India Lankesteriana 15: 7-50.
  • Karthigeyan, K. & al. (2014). A review of the Orchid diversity of Andaman & Nicobar islands, India Richardiana 15: 9-85.

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