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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Maluku to W. Pacific.

Native to:

Bismarck Archipelago, Caroline Is., Fiji, Maluku, New Guinea, Samoa, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is., Sulawesi, Vanuatu

Mediocalcar J.J.Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dennis, G. [S 20], Solomon Is. 43116.000
Cribb, P.J. [S 64], Papua New Guinea 43118.000
Maclennan, M.E. [25], Indonesia 54591.000
Maclennan, M.E. [26], Indonesia 54596.000
Dickson, M. [MD 182], Indonesia 60999.000
Milliken, W. [1255], Indonesia 62984.000

First published in Bull. Inst. Bot. Buitenzorg 7: 3 (1900)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Ng, Y.P. & al. (2018). Phylogenetics and sytematics of Eria and related genera (Orchidaceae: Podochileae) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 186: 179-201.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2006). Epidendroideae (Part One) Genera Orchidacearum 4: 1-672. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0