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Zeuxine cordata

Zeuxine cordata

Zeuxine cordata (Lindl.) Ormerod, Lindleyana 17 (2002) 236

Type: Reinwardt s.n. (Moluccas, Banda) (holo K, drawing only)


  • Aeteria cordata Lindl., J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 1 (1857) 185
  • Heteria cordata (Lindl.) Miq., Fl. Ind. Bat. 3 (1859) 725


Indonesia (Moluccas), Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea (North Eastern Distr., possibly also Central Prov.)

  • Family Orchidaceae
  • Subfamily Orchidoideae
  • Tribe Cranichideae
  • Subtribe Goodyerinae
  • Genus Zeuxine
  • Section Monochilus
  • Species Zeuxine cordata

Ormerod (Lindleyana 17 (2002) 236) suggests that Zeuxine amboinensis could be synonymous with Zeuxine cordata (Lindl.) Ormerod, which he also records from Papua New Guinea

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