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This species is accepted, and its native range is Sri Lanka, Indo-China to New Guinea.

Native to:

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

Dendrobium anosmum Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Feb 1, 1998 Yong, R. [135], Malaysia 70755.000
New Guinea 26578.000
Chadim, V.A. [116], New Guinea 30462.000
Malaysia 31488.000
Malaysia 31581.000
Malaysia 31604.000
Dennis, G.F.C., Solomon Is. 57665.000
Jaheri [s.n.], Borneo 74962.000
Academica (Franken, Borneo 74637.000
s.coll. [s.n.] 66812.000
Academica (Franken, Borneo 74932.000
New Guinea Dendrobium leucorhodum 17963.000
Dendrobium leucorhodum 17972.000
New Guinea Dendrobium leucorhodum 19849.000
Solomon Is. Dendrobium leucorhodum 25108.000

First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 31(Misc.): 32 (1845)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.
  • Wood, J.J. & O'Byrne, P. (2014). Dendrobium of Borneo: 1-946. 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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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