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This species is accepted, and its native range is Solomon Islands to S. Pacific.

Native to:

Fiji, Niue, Samoa, Santa Cruz Is., Society Is., Solomon Is., Vanuatu, Wallis-Futuna Is.

Dendrobium biflorum (G.Forst.) Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Vanuatu 36106.000
Hunt, P.F. [2186], Solomon Is. 25901.000
Lewis [198], Vanuatu 55362.000
Green, P.S. [RSNH 1310], Vanuatu 37066.000
McLoughlin, D. [McL 902], Fiji 29073.000
Chaplin, G. [797], Solomon Is. 49241.000
Wickison, S. [26], Solomon Is. 50954.000
Wheatley, J. [292], Vanuatu 53500.000
Forster [s.n.], French Polynesia K000362901

First published in Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Upsal. 6: 84 (1799)

Accepted by

  • Cribb, P.J. & Whistler, W.A. (2011). The Orchids of Tonga, Niue, and the Cook islands Lankesteriana 11: 96-177.
  • Margonska, H.B. & Szlachetko, D.L. (2010). Orchidaceae of Tahiti, French Polynesia: 1-139. Gdansk University Press.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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

  • 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.

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