Vanda stangeana Rchb.f.

First published in Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 16: 351 (1858)
This name is a synonym of Vanda bicolor

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Motes, M.R. (2021). The Natural Genus Vanda. A Monograph: 1-359. Redland press, Florda, USA. [Cited as Vanda bicolor.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • 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. [Cited as Vanda stangeana.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Vanda stangeana.]
  • Ormerod, P., Kurzweil, H. & Watthana, S. (2021). Annotated List of Orchidaceae for Myanmar. Phytotaxa 481: 1-262. [Cited as Vanda stangeana.]


  • Reichenbach, H.G. Eine neue Vanda von H.G.Reichenbach fil. Botanische Zeitung. Berlin 16, (1858).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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