Geodorum

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Geodorum
Geodorum citrinum- Curtis' 47 pl. 2172 (1821).jpg
Geodorum terrestre (type species)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
Subtribe: Eulophiinae
Genus: Geodorum
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Synonyms[1]
  • Otandra Salisb.
  • Cistella Blume
  • Ortmannia Opiz

Geodorum is a genus of flowering plants from the orchid family, Orchidaceae. It is native to Asia (India, China, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, etc.), Australia, New Guinea and various islands of the Pacific.[1][2]

Species[edit]

Species accepted as of June 2014:[1]

  1. Geodorum appendiculatum Griff. - Assam, Thailand
  2. Geodorum attenuatum Griff. - Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Hainan, Yunnan
  3. Geodorum densiflorum (Lam.) Schltr. - India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Assam, Myanmar, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Thailand, Vietnam, Ryukyu Islands, Ogasawara Islands, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Sichuan, Taiwan, Yunnan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, New Guinea, Australia, various islands of the Pacific
  4. Geodorum duperreanum Pierre - Vietnam
  5. Geodorum esquirolii Schltr. - Guizhou
  6. Geodorum eulophioides Schltr. - Guizhou, Myanmar
  7. Geodorum laxiflorum Griff. - Assam, Orissa, Chhattisgarh
  8. Geodorum pallidum D.Don - India, Nepal, Bhutan, Assam
  9. Geodorum pulchellum Ridl. - Yunnan, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
  10. Geodorum recurvum (Roxb.) Alston in H.Trimen - India, Assam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Guangdong, Hainan, Yunnan
  11. Geodorum siamense Rolfe ex Downie - Thailand, Myanmar, Vietnam, Cambodia
  12. Geodorum terrestre (L.) Garay - Bangladesh, Thailand, Cambodia, Peninsular Malaysia

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Jackson, G. (1810) Botanist's Repository, for new, and rare plants 10: , ad pl. 626.
  • Berg Pana, H. 2005. Handbuch der Orchideen-Namen. Dictionary of Orchid Names. Dizionario dei nomi delle orchidee. Ulmer, Stuttgart
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2009) Epidendroideae (Part two). Genera Orchidacearum 5: 109 ff. Oxford University Press.

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Geodorum at Wikimedia Commons
  • Data related to Geodorum at Wikispecies