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

Native to:

Bismarck Archipelago, Maluku, New Guinea, Queensland, Solomon Is., Sulawesi

Introduced into:

Hawaii

Dendrobium mirbelianum Gaudich. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Feb 15, 1983 Giulianetti, A. [s.n.], New Guinea K001085336
Cribb, P.J. [S 115], Papua New Guinea 43819.000
Cribb, P. [537], Indonesia 44981.000
Taylor, J. [1426], Australia 46342.000
Reeve, T.M. [573] 46347.000
Dennis, G. [3] 47526.000
Dennis, G., Solomon Is. 48501.000
Solomon Is. 50772.000
Dickson, M. [M 23], Solomon Is. 50782.000
Cribb, P. [1908], Solomon Is. 55291.000
Mason, L.M. [2039], New Guinea 7260.000
Vindobonensi, K.E.E.M.P. [14804] K001085016 Unknown type material
Betts, J.J., Australia Dendrobium wilkianum 42228.000

First published in Voy. Uranie: 423 (1829)

Accepted by

  • Ackerman, J.D. (2012). Orchids gone wild. Discovering naturalized orchids in Hawaii Orchids; the Magazine of the American Orchid Society 81: 88-93.
  • Evenhuis, N.L. & Eldredge, L.G. (eds.) (2012). Records of the Hawaii biological survey for 2011. Part II: plants Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 113: 1-102.
  • 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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ackerman, J.D. (2012). Orchids gone wild. Discovering naturalized orchids in Hawaii Orchids; the Magazine of the American Orchid Society 81: 88-93.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Science Photographs
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