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This species is accepted, and its native range is Papuasia.

Native to:

Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea, Solomon Is.

Dendrobium capituliflorum Rolfe appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 1995 s.coll. [324] K001085258 holotype
19795.000
26156.000
28130.000
Papua New Guinea 9335.000
Cruttwell, N.E.G. [698], Papua New Guinea 30858.000
Waterhouse, J.H.L., Solomon Is. 19792.000
Chase [15797] 71118.000
Sands, M.J.S. [Sands 2078], Papua New Guinea 39955.000
Hunt, P.F. [2197], Solomon Is. 28202.000
Hunt, P.F. [2184], Solomon Is. 28242.000
Hunt, P.F. [2209], Solomon Is. 28306.000
Cribb, P.J. [1926] 42191.000
Peake, J.F. [2013], Solomon Is. 28322.000
Wickison, S. [4], Solomon Is. 50054.000
Wickison, S. [21], Solomon Is. 50858.000
Wickison, S. [203], Solomon Is. 53449.000
Maclennan, S. [37] 50612.000
Mitchell, R. [20], Solomon Is. 51329.000
Himson [s.n.], New Guinea 55061.000
s.coll. [s.n.], New Guinea K001085259
s.coll. [s.n.] K001085260

First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1901: 146 (1901)

Accepted by

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

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