1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Pleione D.Don
      1. Pleione hookeriana (Lindl.) Rollisson

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to China (SE. Yunnan to N. Guangdong).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

    Pleione hookeriana (Lindl.) Rollisson appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 15, 1965 Kerr, A.F.G. [0977], Laos K000079164 holotype
    23217.000
    Nepal 43088.000
    India 45992.000
    China 61412.000
    Halliwell, B., Nepal 34520.000
    Hooker, J.D. [74], Sikkim K000079232 holotype
    Berg, J. [2], Nepal 50485.000
    Berg, J. [1], Nepal 50486.000

    First published in Nursery Cat. (Rollisson) 1875-1876: 39 (1875)

    Accepted by

    • Jalal, J.S. & Jayanthi, J. (2015). An annotated checklist of the orchids of western himalaya, India Lankesteriana 15: 7-50.
    • Averyanov, L.V. & al. (2015). New orchids in the flora of Vietnam Wulfenia 22: 137-188.
    • 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.
    • Averyanov, L.V. & al. (2015). New orchids in the flora of Vietnam Wulfenia 22: 137-188.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
    © 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 2019. 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