Vanda bicolor Griff.

First published in Not. Pl. Asiat. 3: 354 (1851)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Nepal to SE. Tibet and N. Myanmar. It is an epiphytic subshrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • De, A. & Hajra, P.K. (2004). Taxonomic study of the genus Vanda (sensu lato) in India. The Journal of the Orchid Society of India 18: 25-40.
  • Deng, J. & al. (2020). Vanda bicolor, a newly recorded species of Vanda from China. Guihaia 40: 282-284.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Motes, M.R. (2021). The Natural Genus Vanda. A Monograph: 1-359. Redland press, Florda, USA.
  • Ormerod, P., Kurzweil, H. & Watthana, S. (2021). Annotated List of Orchidaceae for Myanmar. Phytotaxa 481: 1-262.
  • Raskoti, B.B. & Ale, R. (2019). New species of orchids and notes on Orchidaceae of Nepal. Phytotaxa 394: 257-266.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • De, A. & Hajra, P.K. (2004). Taxonomic study of the genus Vanda (sensu lato) in India. The Journal of the Orchid Society of India 18: 25-40.
  • Deng, J. & al. (2020). Vanda bicolor, a newly recorded species of Vanda from China. Guihaia 40: 282-284.
  • Raskoti, B.B. & Ale, R. (2019). New species of orchids and notes on Orchidaceae of Nepal. Phytotaxa 394: 257-266.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dorgi et al. [s.n.] Bhutan K:SPC-62234.000 No
Griffith, W. [546] Bhutan K000895731 Type Yes
Bhutan K:SPC-13205.000 No

Sources

  • Aeridinae: e-monocot.org

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  • 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/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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