Liparis nervosa (Thunb.) Lindl.

First published in Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 26 (1830)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropics & Subtropics. It is a pseudobulbous geophyte or lithophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome. It is has environmental uses and as a medicine.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Florida, French Guiana, Gabon, Galápagos, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Kenya, Korea, Laos, Leeward Is., Liberia, Malaya, Maluku, Marianas, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Suriname, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Togo, Trinidad-Tobago, Uganda, Venezuela, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Windward Is., Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Accepted Infraspecifics

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

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Kew Backbone Distributions

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Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 5, 2019 Bytebier, B. [3550] Zambia K001417602 No
Feb 5, 2019 Bytebier, B. [3539] Zambia K001417605 No
Apr 1, 2016 Osborne, J.; Mapoule, K. [JO 932] Zambia K:SPC-78403.000 No
Jul 16, 2013 Bolliger, R.F. [RFB 102] Madagascar K000718803 Yes
Oct 13, 2009 Hooker, J.D.; Thomson, T. [s.n] India K000387773 Type Yes
Mar 1, 2009 Redden, K.M., et al. [2939] Guyana K000718136 Yes
Mar 1, 2004 Jongkind, C.C.H. [5909] Gabon K000743749 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Dusén, P.K.H. [8114] Brazil K000886087 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Usteri, A. [13] Brazil K000886083 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Dusén, P.K.H. [14442] Brazil K000886088 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Burchell, W.J. [4925] Brazil K000886080 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Assis, V. [107] Brazil K000886081 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Wright, C. [1495] Cuba K000583625 Type Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Burchell, W.J. [2277] Brazil K000886086 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Miers, J. [s.n.] Brazil K000886085 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Prance, G.T.; Rodrigues, W.A.; Ramos, J.F.; Farias, L.G. [8479] Brazil K000886093 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 s.coll. [s.n.] Brazil K000886084 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Dusén, P.K.H. [8114] Brazil K000886090 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Bamps, P. [5020] Brazil K000886094 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Burchell, W.J. [4925] Brazil K000886079 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Krapovickas, A.; Cristóbal, C.L. [38536] Brazil K000886089 Yes
Apr 1, 1994 Queiroz, L.P. [3222] Brazil K000293485 Yes
Jan 1, 1994 Tekwe, C. [170] Cameroon K000106628 Yes
Jan 1, 1994 Tekwe, C. [170] Cameroon K000106629 Yes
Jan 1, 1994 Usteri, A. [14] Brazil K000886082 Yes
Jan 1, 1990 Thomas, D.W. [7043] Cameroon K000106627 No
Jan 1, 1982 Sperling, C.R.; Secco, R.S.; Condon, M.; Mesquita, A.L. [5843] Brazil K000886091 Yes
Aug 18, 1970 Philcox, D.; Fereira, A. [3925] Brazil K000886092 Yes
Bowden, J.K. [157] Nigeria K:SPC-33909.000 No
Melville, F.A.; Hooker, T. [361] Sierra Leone K:SPC-24082.000 No
Nigeria K:SPC-18713.000 No
Melville, F.A. [77] Sierra Leone K:SPC-19774.000 No
Stolz, A. [1124] Tanzania K000242154 Unknown Type Material Yes
India K:SPC-20565.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [3874A] Zambia K:SPC-24080.000 No
Brazil K:SPC-31863.000 No
Chapman, J.D. [2952] Nigeria K000615983 Yes
Keay, R.W.J.; Brenan, J.P.M. Nigeria K:SPC-19738.000 No
Cribb, P.; Grey-Wilson, C. [10668] Tanzania K:SPC-40323.000 No
Cribb, P.J. [6013] Malawi K:SPC-49148.000 No
Schaijes, M. [2167] Congo, Democratic Republic of the K:SPC-48947.000 No
Leedal, P. [2615] Tanzania K:SPC-36632.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [5141] Sierra Leone K:SPC-19735.000 No
K:SPC-20572.000 No
Cribb, P.; Grey-Wilson, C. [10541] Tanzania K:SPC-41079.000 No
Robinson, E.A. [4240] Zambia K:SPC-02975.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [4389] Zambia K:SPC-24102.000 No
Morze, G. [55] Zambia K:SPC-29667.000 No
Harley, W.J. [2156] Liberia K:SPC-24099.000 No
Zambia K:SPC-36502.000 No
Gassner, A. Malawi K:SPC-50181.000 No
[SRGH. 50096] Zimbabwe K:SPC-29578.000 No
Harley, W.J. [1839] Liberia K:SPC-24083.000 No
Fay, J.M. [7223] Central African Republic K:SPC-49114.000 No
Gillett, J.B. [15188] Nigeria K:SPC-23957.000 No
Richards, H.M. [8113] Zambia K:SPC-20580.000 No
Richards, H.M. [15975] Zambia K:SPC-03821.000 No
Fanshawe, D.B. [664] Zambia K:SPC-24081.000 No
Zambia K:SPC-36643.000 No
Richards, H.M. [12031] Zambia K:SPC-03029.000 No
Stevart; Pial [492] Cameroon K:SPC-71933.000 No
Robinson, E.A. [5937] Zambia K:SPC-32327.000 No
Bidgood, S., et al. [6461] Tanzania K000718655 Yes
Cox, J.K. [100] Ghana K:SPC-20588.000 No
Barter [20202] Niger K000242156 Unknown Type Material Yes
Milne-Redhead, E.; Taylor, P. [8627] Tanzania K:SPC-24101.000 No
King, D.E.S. [24] Nigeria K:SPC-20577.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [3874] Zambia K:SPC-21017.000 No
Williamson, G. [1497] Zambia K:SPC-32493.000 No
Morson [s.n.] Sierra Leone K000242155 Unknown Type Material Yes
Corby, H.D.L. [354] Zimbabwe K:SPC-21033.000 No
Fay, J.M. [7281] Central African Republic K:SPC-49104.000 No
Sierra Leone K:SPC-24079.000 No
Adams, B.R. [268] Belize K:SPC-42373.000 No
K:SPC-20568.000 No
Haswell, D.R. [1] Sierra Leone K:SPC-23055.000 No
Cribb, P.J. [155] Hong Kong K:SPC-38739.000 No
Lewis, B.A. [1394] Tanzania K:SPC-60280.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [4064] Angola K:SPC-24100.000 No
Robinson, E.A. [4358] Zambia K:SPC-02974.000 No

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