1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Calanthe R.Br.
      1. Calanthe hololeuca Rchb.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Papua New Guinea (Normanby Island) to SW. Pacific.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bismarck Archipelago, Fiji, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Samoa, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is., Tonga, Vanuatu, Wallis-Futuna Is.

    Calanthe hololeuca Rchb.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Solomon Is. 32481.000
    Solomon Is. 50045.000
    Hunt, P.F. [2046], Solomon Is. 28781.000
    Wickison, S. [45], Solomon Is. 50887.000
    Wickison, S. [124], Solomon Is. 52093.000
    Seemann, B.C. [607], Fiji K000829057
    Vaupel, F. [358], Samoa Calanthe vaupeliana K000829059

    First published in B.Seemann, Fl. Vit.: 298 (1868)

    Accepted by

    • Clayton, D. & Cribb, P. (2013). The Genus Calanthe: 1-411. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu.
    • Cribb, P.J. & Whistler, W.A. (2011). The Orchids of Tonga, Niue, and the Cook islands Lankesteriana 11: 96-177.
    • Nakajima, M. & Ohba, H. (2011). A synopsis of Calanthe section Styloglossum Malesian Orchid Journal 7: 5-34.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Morat, P. & Veillon, J.-M. (1985). Contributions à la conaissance de la végétation et de la flore de Wallis et Futuna Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. Section B, Adansonia 7: 259-329.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ormerod, P. (2015). Papuasian Orchid studies 5 Malesian Orchid Journal 16: 49-72.
    • Clayton, D. & Cribb, P. (2013). The Genus Calanthe: 1-411. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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