1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Pleione D.Don
      1. Pleione humilis (Sm.) D.Don

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to Myanmar.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya

    Pleione humilis (Sm.) D.Don appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 15, 1965 Wallich, N. [s.n.], Nepal K000079167
    17534.000
    23218.000
    23219.000
    42185.000
    44786.000
    63741.000
    6892.000
    Kingdon-Ward, F. [21966], Myanmar 20296.000
    Hooker, J.D. [75], Sikkim K000079234
    62161.000
    Wallich, N. [1963], Nepal K000079231
    s.coll. [s.n.] 76652.000
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1963], Nepal Coelogyne humilis K001114818

    First published in Prodr. Fl. Nepal.: 37 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • 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
    • 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.

    Sources

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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0