1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Dendrobium Sw.
      1. Dendrobium platygastrium Rchb.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is New Guinea to SW. Pacific.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bismarck Archipelago, Fiji, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is., Tonga, Vanuatu, Wallis-Futuna Is.

    Dendrobium platygastrium Rchb.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    20815.000
    Mason, L.M. [1986] 28980.000
    Womersley, J.S., New Guinea 38719.000
    Hunt, P.F. [2925], Solomon Is. 28215.000
    Hunt, P.F. [2062], Solomon Is. 28354.000
    Cribb, P. [1883], Solomon Is. 44729.000
    Bregulla, H.L. [14], Vanuatu 35379.000
    Morrison, A. [207 (K2)], Papua New Guinea 39985.000
    Wickison, S., Solomon Is. 52214.000
    Wheatley, J.I. [717], Vanuatu 54973.000
    Wheatley, J. [9], Vanuatu 53359.000
    New Caledonia Dendrobium camptocentrum 51942.000

    First published in Otia Bot. Hamburg.: 55 (1878)

    Accepted by

    • Meyer, J.-Y. (2017). Guide des plantes de Wallis et Futuna: 1-486. Au vent des iles, editions, Tahiti.
    • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.
    • Wood, J.J. & Metusala, D. (2014). Dendrobium platycaulon Rolfe (section Platycaulon) - A new record for Borneo Malesian Orchid Journal 13: 9-13.
    • Cribb, P.J. & Whistler, W.A. (2011). The Orchids of Tonga, Niue, and the Cook islands Lankesteriana 11: 96-177.
    • 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.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Meyer, J.-Y. (2017). Guide des plantes de Wallis et Futuna: 1-486. Au vent des iles, editions, Tahiti.
    • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.

    Sources

    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