Phaius amboinensis

Phaius amboinensis

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Collabieae
Genus: Phaius
Species: Phaius amboinensis

Name edit

Phaius amboinensis Blume, Mus. Bot. 2: 180 (1856)

Synonymy edit

  • Heterotypic
    • Bletia amboinensis Zipp. ex Blume, Mus. Bot. 2: 180 (1856), not validly publ.
    • Phaius zollingeri Rchb.f., Bonplandia (Hannover) 5: 42 (1857)
    • Phaius graeffei Rchb.f. in B.Seemann, Fl. Vit.: 299 (1868)
    • Phaius papuanus Schltr. in K.M.Schumann & C.A.G.Lauterbach, Fl. Schutzgeb. Südsee, Nachtr.: 139 (1905)
    • Phaius amboinensis var. papuanus (Schltr.) Schltr., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 1: 375 (1912)
    • Phaius neocaledonicus Rendle, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 45: 249 (1921)

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Asia-Tropical
    • Malesia
      • Jawa, Maluku, Philippines, Sulawesi.
    • Papuasia
      • Bismarck Archipelago, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands.
  • Australasia
    • Australia
      • Northern Territory.
  • Pacific
    • Southwestern Pacific
      • Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu, Wallis-Futuna Islands.
    • South-Central Pacific
      • Cook Islands.
    • Northwestern Pacific
      • Caroline Islands.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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Vernacular names edit

English: Arnhem Land swamp orchid

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