1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Calanthe R.Br.
      1. Calanthe polyantha Gilli

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Papua New Guinea.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    New Guinea

    Calanthe polyantha Gilli appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 15, 2008 Sayers, C.D. [NGF23762], New Guinea 28930.000

    First published in Ann. Naturhist. Mus. Wien, B 84: 19 (1980 publ. 1983)

    Accepted by

    • Ormerod, P. (2017). Checklist of Papuasian Orchids: 1-494. Nature & Travel Books, Australia.
    • Ormerod, P. (2015). Papuasian Orchid studies 5 Malesian Orchid Journal 16: 49-72.
    • Clayton, D. & Cribb, P. (2013). The Genus Calanthe: 1-411. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ormerod, P. (2015). Papuasian Orchid studies 5 Malesian Orchid Journal 16: 49-72.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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