Malaxis Sol. ex Sw.

First published in Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 119 (1778)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Cosmopolitan.

Distribution

Native to:

Alabama, Alaska, Alberta, Aleutian Is., Altay, Amur, Angola, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Bahamas, Baltic States, Belarus, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, British Columbia, Burundi, Buryatiya, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Central European Rus, Chad, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colombia, Colorado, Comoros, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Finland, Florida, France, French Guiana, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Illinois, India, Indiana, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Irkutsk, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kamchatka, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Kenya, Khabarovsk, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kuril Is., Labrador, Leeward Is., Liberia, Louisiana, Madagascar, Maine, Malawi, Maluku, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland, Nicaragua, Nigeria, North Carolina, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pakistan, Panamá, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Primorye, Prince Edward I., Puerto Rico, Qinghai, Québec, Rhode I., Romania, Rwanda, Sakhalin, Saskatchewan, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Carolina, South European Russi, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tennessee, Texas, Tibet, Togo, Trinidad-Tobago, Tuva, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vermont, Vietnam, Virginia, West Himalaya, West Siberia, West Virginia, Windward Is., Wisconsin, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Extinct in:

California, Hungary

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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.
  • Wu, Z. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2009). Flora of China 25: 1-570. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ. 119 (1788)

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Bentham, Gen. Pl. 3: 493 (1883).
  • Prodr.: 119 (1788);

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Benth. in G.P. 3: 493 (1883)
  • Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ. [Nova genera et species plantarum seu prodromus]: 119 (1788)
  • in Veg. Acad. Nya Handl. Stockholm 21: 233 (1800)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Sep 1, 2010 Du, N.V., et al. [HNK 2289] Vietnam K000396210 Yes
Jan 1, 2002 Utteridge, T.M.A. [323] K:SPC-62572.000 No
Mar 1, 2001 Zapfack, L. [612] Cameroon K000107221 Yes
Dec 1, 2000 Mayar, U.W. [363] Indonesia K:SPC-71903.000 No
Dec 1, 2000 Mayar, U.W. [311] Indonesia K:SPC-71899.000 No
Feb 1, 1998 Yong, R. [107] K:SPC-70788.000 No
Feb 1, 1998 Yong, R. [107] K:SPC-70817.000 No
Dickson, M.D. [MD115] Indonesia K:SPC-73097.000 No
Hunt, P.F. [2220] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28815.000 No
Hunt, P.F. [2223] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28797.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [2371] Austria K:SPC-24115.000 No
Sands, M.J.S. [785] Papua New Guinea K:SPC-32660.000 No
Lamb, A. [742] Malaysia K:SPC-52160.000 No
Wood, J.J. [863] Malaysia K:SPC-53676.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] Fiji K:SPC-23180.000 No
Mason, L.M. [232] K:SPC-37517.000 No
Dunsterville, G.C.K. [185] Venezuela K:SPC-34870.000 No
Hunt, P.F. [2324] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28804.000 No
Jermy, A.C. [13837] Malaysia K:SPC-44490.000 No
Cribb, P.; Dennis, G.; Campbell, J. [5003] Solomon Islands K:SPC-48692.000 No
Sano, P.T.; Laessoe, T. [H52189] Brazil K:SPC-73112.000 No
de Vogel, E.; Cribb, P. [9042A] Malaysia K:SPC-56734.000 No
Hunt, P.F. [2444] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28579.000 No
Wickison, S. [127] Solomon Islands K:SPC-53554.000 No
Mason, L.M. [2365] New Caledonia K:SPC-32418.000 No
Lamb, A. [AL1461/92] Malaysia K:SPC-72853.000 No
Cribb, P.J. [S 180] Papua New Guinea K:SPC-44067.000 No
K:SPC-23181.000 No
Lamb, A. [AL SAR 226/8] Borneo K:SPC-49323.000 No
Cribb, P.J. [162] Hong Kong K:SPC-38738.000 No
Hunt, P.F. [2646] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28779.000 No
India K:SPC-23187.000 No
Lamb, A. [741] Malaysia K:SPC-52159.000 No
Dunsterville, G.C.K. [185] Venezuela K:SPC-27097.000 No
Yong, R. [107] Malaysia K000718307 Yes
Odgers [101] K:SPC-77397.000 No
Hunt, P.F. [2262] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28826.000 No
Hansen, C. [356] Malaysia K:SPC-44207.000 No
K:SPC-24631.000 No
Lohok, H. [1] Malaysia K:SPC-56833.000 No
Hunt, P.F. [3028] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28923.000 No
Dennis, G. [2357] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28929.000 No
K000242168 Unknown Type Material Yes
K:SPC-24117.000 No
Mason, L.M. [1817] K:SPC-28679.000 No
Cribb, P.J. [S 66] Papua New Guinea K:SPC-43123.000 No
Dunsterville, G.C.K. [208] Venezuela K:SPC-34849.000 No
Barnes, E. [2306A] India K:SPC-20552.000 No
Lamb, A. [AL409/85] Malaysia K:SPC-72837.000 No
Sands, M.J.S. [3865] Malaysia K:SPC-48235.000 No
McLoughlin, E. [McL 913] Fiji K:SPC-29201.000 No
Tasker, S. [116] Mexico K:SPC-49971.000 No
Dennis, G. [2051] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28920.000 No
Mason, L.M. [2449] New Caledonia K:SPC-33314.000 No
Cribb, P. [89/29] Malaysia K:SPC-54806.000 No
Lewis, B.; Mcdonagh, J. [135] Vanuatu K:SPC-54951.000 No
Wood, J.J. [721] Malaysia K:SPC-52169.000 No
Barker, C. [45] Indonesia K:SPC-72360.000 No
Hinton, G.B. K:SPC-24109.000 No
Podzorski, A. [MK 95] Philippines K:SPC-48585.000 No
Lamb, A. [AL1091/88] Malaysia K:SPC-72844.000 No
Wheatley, J. [348] Vanuatu K:SPC-53563.000 No
Lamb, A. [ALSAR 206/85] Borneo K:SPC-48751.000 No
Leche, S. [215] Malaysia K:SPC-42928.000 No
Lamb, A. [AL89/83] Malaysia K:SPC-72976.000 No
Barnes, E. [1384] India K:SPC-23188.000 No
Mason, L.M. [1031] K:SPC-37249.000 No
Paterson, A. [134] Indonesia K:SPC-35152.000 No
Lamb, A. [740] Malaysia K:SPC-52158.000 No
Etuge, M. [0 s.n.1] Cameroon K000510913 No
Hunt, P.F. [2261] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28768.000 No
Humbert, H.; Capuron, R. [25340] Madagascar K000718468 Yes
K:SPC-21137.000 No
Wubben, J. [s.n.] K:SPC-70350.000 No
Cribb, P.; Dennis, G.; Campbell, J. [5004] Solomon Islands K:SPC-48696.000 No
Thomasset, H.P. [s.n.] Seychelles K000242166 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. s.n.] Malaysia K001132569 Unknown Type Material Yes
Longman, W. [s.n.] Brazil K000940646 Yes
Thomasset, H.P. [99] Seychelles K000242167 Unknown Type Material Yes
McLoughlin, E. [McL 912] Fiji K:SPC-29256.000 No
Cribb, P.J. [S 50] Solomon Islands K:SPC-43125.000 No
K:SPC-23183.000 No
Hunt, P.F. [2362] Solomon Islands K:SPC-28807.000 No
Kerr, A.D. [1934] Laos K:SPC-32298.000 No
Chase, M.W. [83299] Mexico K:SPC-75249.000 No
Brazil K:SPC-39512.000 No
Cribb, P.; Dennis, G.; Campbell, J. [5064] Solomon Islands K:SPC-48691.000 No

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    • Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0