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This species is accepted, and its native range is Nepal to China (NW. Yunnan).

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet

Platanthera stenantha (Hook.f.) Soó appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1995 Hooker, J.D. [316], Sikkim K000247385 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1995 Hooker, J.D. [s.n], Sikkim K000247389 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1995 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000796979
Jan 1, 1995 Clarke, C.B [25954], Sikkim K000247388 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1995 Clarke, C.B [27411], Sikkim K000247387 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1995 Clarke, C.B [2583625836], Sikkim K000247386 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1995 Clarke, C.B. [27578], Sikkim K000247469 Unknown type material

First published in Ann. Hist.-Nat. Mus. Natl. Hung. 26: 363 (1929)

Accepted by

  • Efimov, P.G. (2016). A revision of Platanthera (Orchidaceae: Orchidoideae; Orchidaceae) in Asia Phytotaxa 254: 1-233.
  • Jalal, J.S. & Jayanthi, J. (2015). An annotated checklist of the orchids of western himalaya, India Lankesteriana 15: 7-50.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Raskoti, B.B. (2009). The Orchids of Nepal: 1-252. Bhakta Bahadur Raskoti and Rita Ale.
  • Ormerod, P. & Sathish Kumar, C. (2008). Orchidaceous additions to the flora of Myanmar 2 Rheedea 18: 75-80.
  • Deb, C.R. & Imchen, T. (2008). Orchid Diversity of Nagaland: 1-288. SciChem Publishing House, Udaipur, India.
  • Lucksom, S.Z. (2007). The orchids of Sikkim and North East Himalaya: 1-984. S.Z.Lucksom, India.
  • 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

  • Efimov, P.G. (2016). A revision of Platanthera (Orchidaceae: Orchidoideae; Orchidaceae) in Asia Phytotaxa 254: 1-233.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Ormerod, P. & Sathish Kumar, C. (2008). Orchidaceous additions to the flora of Myanmar 2 Rheedea 18: 75-80.
  • Deb, C.R. & Imchen, T. (2008). Orchid Diversity of Nagaland: 1-288. SciChem Publishing House, Udaipur, India.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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