1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Calanthe R.Br.
      1. Calanthe vestita Wall. ex Lindl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to New Guinea.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Borneo, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

    Calanthe vestita Wall. ex Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 9, 2007 Kerr, A.F.G. [0679], Thailand K000597145
    Jan 1, 1998 Beaman, J.H. [12066], Sarawak 62326.000
    18290.000
    Malaysia 31458.000
    Kerr, A.F.G. [0122], Thailand K000597146
    Reeve, T.M. [323], New Guinea 41331.000
    Bacon, A., Malaysia 49277.000
    Dickson, M. [MD113], Indonesia 52908.000
    Wight, R. [s.n.] K000810899
    Griffith, W. [748] K000810900
    Griffith, W. [748] K000810978
    Griffith, W. [748] K000810979
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 7345], Myanmar K001127204
    s.coll. [s.n.], Philippines Calanthe hennisii K000364307
    Calanthe regnieri 19207.000
    Calanthe regnieri 20267.000

    First published in Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 250 (1833)

    Accepted by

    • Pedersen, H.Æ. & al. (2014). Flora of Thailand 12(2): 303-670. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    • Kurzweil, H. (2013). The Calanthe group in peninsular Thailand Malesian Orchid Journal 11: 21-38.
    • Clayton, D. & Cribb, P. (2013). The Genus Calanthe: 1-411. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu.
    • 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.
    • Kurzweil, H. (2010). A precursory study of the Calanthe group (Orchidaceae) in Thailand Adansonia, III, 32: 57-107.
    • Deb, C.R. & Imchen, T. (2008). Orchid Diversity of Nagaland: 1-288. SciChem Publishing House, Udaipur, India.
    • Sittisujjatham, S. (2006). Wild Orchid of Thailand 1: 1-495. Amarin.
    • 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.

    Not accepted by

    • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia. [Cited as Preptanthe vestita.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Pedersen, H.Æ. & al. (2014). Flora of Thailand 12(2): 303-670. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    • Deb, C.R. & Imchen, T. (2008). Orchid Diversity of Nagaland: 1-288. SciChem Publishing House, Udaipur, India.

    Sources

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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/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0