1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Platanthera Rich.
      1. Platanthera orbicularis (Hook.f.) X.H.Jin, Schuit. & Raskoti

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Nepal to N. Myanmar.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet

    Platanthera orbicularis (Hook.f.) X.H.Jin, Schuit. & Raskoti appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dr. King's Collector [164], Sikkim Herminium orbiculare K000079022 Unknown type material

    First published in PhytoKeys 79: 72 (2017)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Raskoti, B.B. & Ale, R. (2013). Four new additions to the Orchid flora of Nepal The Journal of Japanese Botany 88: 378-382.
    • Ormerod, P. & Sathish Kumar, C. (2008). Orchidaceous additions to the flora of Myanmar 2 Rheedea 18: 75-80.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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