Calanthe triplicata

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Calanthe triplicata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Genus: Calanthe
Species: C. triplicata
Binomial name
Calanthe triplicata
(Willemet) Ames (1907)
  • Orchis triplicata Willemet (1796) (Basionym)
  • Alismorkis angraeciflora (Rchb.f.) Kuntze (1891)
  • Alismorkis diploxiphion (Hook.f.) Kuntze (1891)
  • Alismorkis furcata (Bateman ex Lindl.) Kuntze (1891)
  • Alismorkis gracillima (Lindl.) Kuntze (1891)
  • Alismorkis veratrifolia (Willd.) Kuntze (1891)
  • Amblyglottis veratrifolia (Willd.) Blume (1825)
  • Bletia quadrifida Hook.f. (1890)
  • Calanthe angraeciflora Rchb.f. (1876)
  • Calanthe australasica D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. (2006)
  • Calanthe bracteosa Rchb.f. (1882)
  • Calanthe brevicolumna Hayata (1911)
  • Calanthe catilligera Rchb.f. (1857)
  • Calanthe celebica Rolfe (1899)
  • Calanthe comosa Rchb.f. (1846)
  • Calanthe diploxiphion Hook.f. (1890)
  • Calanthe furcata Bateman ex Lindl. (1838)
  • Calanthe furcata f. albolineata K. Nakaj. (1969)
  • Calanthe furcata f. albomarginata K. Nakaj. (1969)
  • Calanthe furcata f. brevicolumna (Hayata) M. Hiroe (1971)
  • Calanthe gracillima Lindl. (1855)
  • Calanthe matsumurana Schltr. (1906)

Calanthe triplicata is a species of orchid native to Oceania, Asia, and the islands of eastern Africa.

It is found in Mauritius, Madagascar, Seychelles, Assam, eastern Himalayas, southern India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Laos, Cambodia, south China, Vietnam, Borneo, Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Moluccas, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Bismark Islands, New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Norfolk Island, New South Wales, Queensland, Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna , Marquesas, Santa Cruz Islands, Caroline Islands, the Marianas Islands, Taiwan, Ryukyu Islands.[1][2]

Calanthe triplicata by Lewis Roberts.