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  1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Dendrobium Sw.
      1. Dendrobium formosum Roxb. ex Lindl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central Himalaya to Indo-China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Dendrobium formosum Roxb. ex Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    India 19334.000
    Kerr, A.F.G. [s.n.], Thailand K000596627
    Kerr, A.F.G. [0315], Thailand K000596628

    Bibliography

    First published in N.Wallich, Pl. Asiat. Rar. 1: 34 (1830)

    Accepted by

    • Raskoti, B.B. (2009). The Orchids of Nepal: 1-252. Bhakta Bahadur Raskoti and Rita Ale.
    • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
    • Lucksom, S.Z. (2007). The orchids of Sikkim and North East Himalaya: 1-984. S.Z.Lucksom, India.
    • Misra, S. (2004). Orchids of Orissa: 1-774. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Hossain, A.B.M. (2002). A Taxonomic report on the genus Dendrobium Sw. Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 9(2): 47-55.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Kumar, P. & Gale, S.W. (2020). Additions to the orchid flora of Laos and taxonomic notes on orchids of the Indo-Burma region–II Taiwania 65: 47-60.
    • Hossain, A.B.M. (2002). A Taxonomic report on the genus Dendrobium Sw. Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 9(2): 47-55.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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