Gastrochilus formosanus

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Gastrochilus formosanus


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Vandeae
Subtribus: Aeridinae
Genus: Gastrochilus
Sectio: Gastrochilus sect. Microphyllae
Species: Gastrochilus formosanus



Gastrochilus formosanus (Hayata) Hayata, Icon. Pl. Formosan. 4: Add. & Corr. (1915).


  • Basionym
    • Saccolabium formosanum Hayata, J. Coll. Sci. Imp. Univ. Tokyo 30(1): 336 (1911) (also cited as Mat. Fl. Formosa 336 (1911)).
      • Type locality: Taiwan, Arizan (Alishan?), Monte Morrison (Yu Shan)
      • Holotype: March 1908, T. Kawakami et U. Mori, No. 3164, TI
      • Isotype: March 1908, U. Mori, s.n., K, K000891614;
March 1908, T. Kawakami et U. Mori, 6744, TAIF, 6744
  • Heterotypic
    • Gastrochilus nebulosus Fukuy., Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 49: 762 (1935).
      • Type locality: Taiwan: Taihoku, in Sakakietis dorso montis Haro alt. circia 1000 m
      • Holotype: 1932-01-07, N. Fukuyama, no. 4716, in Herb. Orch. Fuk. (maybe lost)
    • Gastrochilus rupestris Fukuy., Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 49: 763 (1935).
      • Type locality: Taiwan: Sintiku, Rito-san (李棟山), prope Takadai, alt. circa 1500 m
      • Holotype: 1935-03-20, N. Fukuyama, no. 4715, in Herb. Orch. Fuk., KPM: KPM-NA0105541
    • Gastrochilus quercetorus Fukuy., Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 50: 16 (1936).
      • Type locality: Taiwan: Takao: Naihonroku-goe, in Quercetis prope Hudieda (藤枝), alt. circa 1500 m
      • Holotype: 1934-10-24, N. Fukuyama, no. 4720, in Herb. Orch. Fuk., KPM: KPM-NA0105539, Isotype: KPM-NA0105540
    • Saccolabium nebulosum (Fukuy.) S.Y.Hu, Quart. J. Taiwan Mus. 26: 395 (1973).
    • Saccolabium quercetorum (Fukuy.) S.Y.Hu, Quart. J. Taiwan Mus. 26: 395 (1973).
    • Saccolabium rupestre (Fukuy.) S.Y.Hu, Quart. J. Taiwan Mus. 26: 395 (1973).
    • Saccolabium shaoyaoii S.S.Ying, Coloured Ill. Indig. Orchids Taiwan 1(2): 310 (1977).
      • Type locality: Taiwan, Yilan county, Taipingshan (太平山)
      • Holotype: 1973-09-30, S.S. Ying, no. 2165, NTUF
    • Gastrochilus formosanus var. shaoyaoii (S.S.Ying) S.S.Ying, Coloured Illustr. Orchid Fl. Taiwan 2: 522 (1990).


Native distribution areas:
  • Asia-Temperate
    • China
      • China South-Central, China North-Central, China Southeast.
    • Eastern Asia
      • Taiwan.

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



Primary references

  • Hayata, B. 1915. Icones plantarum formosanarum nec non et contributiones ad floram formosanam. 6 (Suppl.): 78.
  • Ying, S.S. 1977. Coloured Illustrations of Indigeous Orchids of Taiwan, Volume One in Coloured Illustrations of Plants of Taiwan: Part II. Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China. BHL.Reference page. 310.

Vernacular names


中文: 臺灣松蘭, 瘴气藤, 凤凰毛, 台湾盆距兰
中文(简体): 台湾盆距兰, 台湾松兰, 台湾囊唇兰

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