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This species is accepted, and its native range is Philippines (Luzon, Negros).

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Distribution

Philippines (Luzon & Negros); sea-level to 1400 m altitude.

General Description

A terrestrial, lithophytic or rarely epiphytic herb. Leaves 6–7, linear-ligulate, obtuse or rounded at tricuspidate apex, 22–45 cm long, 5 cm wide, mid-green. Inflorescence spreading-arcuate to suberect, 3–4-flowered; peduncle 18–51 cm long, purple, shaggily white-villose; bracts oblonglanceolate, obtuse, apiculate, 2.7–4.6 cm long. Flowers 10–12.5 cm across; dorsal sepal creamy white, flushed purple on side, green or yellow in centre and heavily spotted with maroon in basal half; synsepalum pale green, spotted with maroon at base; petals green or yellow spotted with maroon in basal half, purple above; lip ochre-green with darker veins, purple-pubescent within; staminode pale green, dotted with white; pedicel and ovary 3.2–6 cm long, green, heavily mottled with purple, villose. Dorsal sepal obovate-elliptic, subacute and cucullate at apex, 3.5–6.2 cm long, 1.5–2.6 cm wide, with recurved basal margin. Synsepal elliptic, bidenticulate, 2.5–4.5 cm long, 2–2.5 cm wide. Petals arcuate, spathulate, acute or obtuse, half-twisted, 5.8–8 cm long, 1–1.4 cm wide, ciliolate. Lip 3.5–4.5 cm long, 2–2.3 cm wide. Staminode obovate, incised at apex, 12 mm long, 8 mm wide, with a short pubescent protuberance at base. 2n = 26.

Native to:

Philippines

Paphiopedilum haynaldianum (Rchb.f.) Stein appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
19512.000
Philippines 35920.000
Wood, M.W., Philippines 45518.000
Philippines 62283.000
Wallis, Philippines K000078126

First published in Orchid.-Buch: 470 (1892)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Koopowitz, H. (2012). An updated, annotated checklist of the genus Paphiopedilum Orchid Digest 76: 178-215.

Literature

Cypripedioideae: e-monocot.org

  • Reichenbach, H.G. Original description of Paphiopedilum haynaldianum. (1892).

Cypripedioideae: e-monocot.org
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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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0