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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent, W. Malesia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, Borneo, East Himalaya, India, Jawa, Malaya, Sumatera

Recorded in error in:

China Southeast

Zeuxine gracilis (Breda) Blume appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 6, 2009 Haniff [2405], Peninsular Malaysia K000970001
Barretto, G. [175], Hong Kong 40744.000
Comber, J.B. [1285] 44299.000
Lamb, A. [AL1329/90], Malaysia 56352.000
Lamb, A. [AL1405/92], Sabah 73122.000

First published in Coll. Orchid.: 69 (1858)

Accepted by

  • (2020). http://richardiana.jardinbotaniquedeguyane.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/47-Addition-of-two-rare-orchids-from-India.pdf epublication.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Misra, S. (2004). Orchids of Orissa: 1-774. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • 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

  • (2020). http://richardiana.jardinbotaniquedeguyane.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/47-Addition-of-two-rare-orchids-from-India.pdf epublication.
  • Misra, S. (2004). Orchids of Orissa: 1-774. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

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/
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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