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

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)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2019). World Checklist of Vascular Plants (WCVP Database) The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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