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  1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Dendrobium Sw.
      1. Dendrobium polysema Schltr.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Papua New Guinea.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    New Guinea

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Dendrobium polysema Schltr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2007 Labat, J.N. et al. [3893], Vanuatu K000395743
    New Guinea 25727.000
    New Guinea 25943.000
    Papua New Guinea 42255.000
    Papua New Guinea 46204.000
    Mason, L.M. [1765], New Guinea 28998.000
    Hunt, P.F. [2647], Solomon Is. 28837.000
    Cribb, P.J. [s.n.], Solomon Is. 54333.000
    Chadim, V.A., Papua New Guinea 42253.000
    Green, P. [RSNH 1348], Vanuatu 43201.000
    Reeve, T.M. [428], Papua New Guinea 46173.000
    Cribb, P.I. [1923], Solomon Is. 42147.000
    Robinson, R.W. [K 139] 45064.000
    Robinson, R.W. [K141], Vanuatu 48494.000
    Fey, R. [A], Solomon Is. 47202.000
    Wickison, S. [38], Solomon Is. 50049.000
    Metcalfe, Solomon Is. 51520.000
    Wheatley, J. [250], Vanuatu 53513.000
    Dendrobium pulchrum 38242.000
    Papua New Guinea Dendrobium pulchrum 40163.000
    Schodde, R. [5021], New Guinea Dendrobium pulchrum 35436.000
    Morrison, A. [1493], Papua New Guinea Dendrobium pulchrum 39917.000
    Morrison, A. [1493], Papua New Guinea Dendrobium pulchrum 43960.000
    Spence, P. [S 220], Papua New Guinea Dendrobium pulchrum 42249.000

    Bibliography

    First published in K.M.Schumann & C.A.G.Lauterbach, Fl. Schutzgeb. Südsee, Nachtr.: 163 (1905)

    Accepted by

    • Clements, M.A. & Spence, P. (2017). Re-interpretation of the Dendrobium polysperma Schltr. complex (Orchidaceae: Dendrobieae) Australian Orchid Review 82(2): 2-23.
    • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.
    • Wood, J.J., Lamb, A. & O'Byrne, P. (2010). Dendrobium macrophyllum var.ternatense (section Latouria) in Borneo Malesian Orchid Journal 6: 97-102.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Dendrobium macrophyllum.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Clements, M.A. & Spence, P. (2017). Re-interpretation of the Dendrobium polysperma Schltr. complex (Orchidaceae: Dendrobieae) Australian Orchid Review 82(2): 2-23.

    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