Dendrobium lituiflorum

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Bent-racemed Dendrobium
Dendrobium lituiflorum.jpg
1872 illustration[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Dendrobieae
Subtribe: Dendrobiinae
Genus: Dendrobium
Species: D. lituiflorum
Binomial name
Dendrobium lituiflorum
Lindl.
Synonyms[2]
  • Dendrobium hanburyanum Rchb.f.
  • Callista lituiflora (Lindl.) Kuntze

Dendrobium lituiflorum, the Bent-racemed Dendrobium, is a species of orchid. It is native to southern China (Yunnan, Guangxi), the Himalayas (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bangladesh) and northern Indochina (Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam).[2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Walter Hood Fitch (1817-1892) del. et lith. Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817-1911) ed. - "Curtis's botanical magazine" vol. 99 (ser. 3 nr. 29) tab. 6050
  2. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  3. ^ Flora of China v 25 p 380, 喇叭唇石斛 la ba chun shi hu, Dendrobium lituiflorum Lindley, Gard. Chron. 1856: 372. 1856.
  4. ^ Averyanov, L.V. & Averyanova, A.L. (2003). Updated Checklist of the Orchids of Vietnam: 1-101. Vietnam National University Publishing House, Hanoi.