Calanthe tankervilleae (Banks) Chase, Christenh. & Schuit.

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Australie, Bangladesh, Bhoutan, Birmanie, Borneo, Ceylan, Chine, Cambodge, Cook, Cuba, Fidji, Hawaï, Hong Kong, Inde, Jamaïque, Japon, Java, Laos, Malaisie, Nouvelle Calédonie, Népal, Nouvelle Guinée, Philippines, Porto Rico, Ryukyu, Samoa, Sikkim, Salomon, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thaïlande, Tibet, Tonga, Vanuatu, Vietnam.

Australie : Queensland.

Borneo : Sabah, Sarawak.

Chine : Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Yunnan.

Inde : Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, West Bengal.

Philippines : Mountain, Quezon.

Sumatra : Aceh, Bengkulu, Jambi, Lampung, Riau, Sumatera Barat, Sumatera Selatan, Sumatera Utara.

Taiwan : Hua-lien, I-lan, New T'ai-pei, T'ai-tung, T'ao-yuan.

Floraison : JFMAMJJASOND. Altitude de 300 à 1600 m.

Description sommaire

Plante terrestre. Taille de 0 à 140 cm. Tige glabre. Feuilles de 5 à 6, carénées, lancéolées, linéaires. Bractées lancéolées. Ovaire pédicellé. Fleurs de 4 à 20, roses, brunes. Eperon de 5 à 9 mm. Sépale dorsal lancéolé. Sépales latéraux lancéolés. Pétales lancéolés. Labelle ovale, trilobé. Chromosomes : 2n=46.


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