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 Vernacular names
APG III Classification: DomainEukaryota • (unranked)Archaeplastida • RegnumPlantae • Cladusangiosperms • Cladusmonocots • OrdoAsparagales • FamiliaOrchidaceae • SubfamiliaEpidendroideae • TribusCollabieae • Genus: Calanthe R.Br. (1821)

Genus Calanthe R.Br. (1821)[edit]

210 Species[edit]

Included species (for Kew Gardens 'World Checklist'):

Type species Calanthe triplicata (Willemet) Ames (1907)Calanthe veratrifolia (Willd.) R.Br. ex Ker Gawl. (1823)

4 Nothospecies[edit]

Further nothospecies


Green open book 1.png Description of taxon

  • Brown, R. (1821) Botanical Register, 7: t 573.

Bookshelf icon (red and green).png Selected Bibliography

  • Kurzweil, H. (2010) A precursory study of the Calanthe group (Orchidaceae) in Thailand. Adansonia, III, 32: 57-107.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.W. & Rasmussen, F.N. (Eds) (2006) Genera Orchidacearum Volume 4 Epidendroideae (Part one); page 122 ff., Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0198507127

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