1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Platanthera Rich.
      1. Platanthera urceolata (C.B.Clarke) R.M.Bateman

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

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

    Platanthera urceolata (C.B.Clarke) R.M.Bateman appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1995 Clarke, C.B [10244], Sikkim Diphylax urceolata K000247471 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1995 Clarke, C.B. [41272], India Diphylax urceolata K000247409 Unknown type material

    First published in Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 104: 439 (2009)

    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.
    • Bateman, R.M., James, K.E., Luo, Y.B., Lauri, R.K., Fulcher, T., Cribb, P.J., & Chase, M.W. (2009). Molecular phylogenetics and morphological reappraisal of the Platanthera clade (Orchidaceae: Orchidinae) prompts expansion of the generic limits of Galearis and Platanthera Annals of Botany 104: 431-445.

    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.

    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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