1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Spiranthes Rich.
      1. Spiranthes sinensis (Pers.) Ames

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. European Russia to SW. Pacific.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Altay, Amur, Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Buryatiya, Chatham Is., China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Irkutsk, Japan, Jawa, Khabarovsk, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kuril Is., Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Manchuria, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Niue, Pakistan, Philippines, Primorye, Qinghai, Queensland, Sakhalin, Samoa, Solomon Is., South Australia, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tasmania, Thailand, Tibet, Tonga, Transcaucasus, Tuva, Vanuatu, Victoria, Vietnam, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya

    Spiranthes sinensis (Pers.) Ames appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 10, 2014 Baker, W.J. et al. [1270], Papua New Guinea K000970040
    Mar 1, 2001 Miller, H.A. [21543], Indonesia 71541.000
    20608.000
    Rodway, G., United Kingdom 9648.000
    Docknill, A.W., Australia 24773.000
    Wood, J.J. [978], Indonesia 55857.000
    Rees, T. [33], Papua New Guinea 42884.000
    Lewis, G.P. [227], Malaysia 40468.000
    Milliken, W. [1300], Indonesia 59773.000
    Dennis, G.F.C., Solomon Is. 31787.000
    Patterson [264] 36230.000
    Strickland, R. [I], Sri Lanka 46243.000
    Walden, B., China 52750.000
    Whistler, A. [9387], Samoa 56848.000
    Phoon, S.N. [FRI 53230], Malaysia K000364661
    Lang, D.C. [9], Australia Spiranthes australis 55516.000
    Lang, D.C. [21], Australia Spiranthes australis 55527.000
    Pantling, R. [383], India Neottia parviflora K000387559 Unknown type material
    Pantling, R. [383], India Neottia parviflora K000387587 Unknown type material
    F.K.W [7116], India Neottia parviflora K000387557 Unknown type material

    First published in Orchidaceae 2: 53 (1908)

    Accepted by

    • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (2016). Flora of Japan IVb: 1-335. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Vij, S.P., Verma, J. & Kumar, C.S. (2013). Orchids of Himachal Pradesh: 1-275. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
    • Marhold, K. (ed.) (2012). IAPT/IOPB chromosome data 13 Taxon 61: 889-902.
    • Rao, A.N. (2011). A review of the subfamily Spiranthoideae Dressler (Orchidaceae) in Arunachal Pradesh Bulletin of Arunachal Forest Research 27: 1-33.
    • Pedersen, H.Æ., Kurzwell, H., Suddee, S. & Cribb, P.J. (2011). Flora of Thailand 12(1): 1-302. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    • 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.
    • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Raskoti, B.B. (2009). The Orchids of Nepal: 1-252. Bhakta Bahadur Raskoti and Rita Ale.
    • Silveira, P., Schuiteman, A., Vermeulen, J.J., Sousa, A.J., Silva, H., Paiva, J. & De Vogel, E. (2008). The orchids of Timor: checklist and conservation status Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 157: 197-215.
    • Averyanov, L. (2008). The orchids of Vietnam illustrated survey part 1 Subfamilies Apostasioideae, Cyprioedioideae and Spiranthoideae Turczaninowia 11(1): 5-168.
    • Lucksom, S.Z. (2007). The orchids of Sikkim and North East Himalaya: 1-984. S.Z.Lucksom, India.
    • Misra, S. (2004). Orchids of Orissa: 1-774. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Khanam, M. & al. (2001). Our present knowledge on the Terrestrial Orchidaceae Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 8(2): 35-49.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Khanam, M. & al. (2001). Our present knowledge on the Terrestrial Orchidaceae Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 8(2): 35-49.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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