Thelasis pygmaea (Griff.) Blume, Fl. Javae, Blume, Fl. Javae, 2021

Ormerod, Paul, Kurzweil, Hubert & Watthana, Santi, 2021, Annotated List of Orchidaceae for Myanmar, Phytotaxa 481 (1), pp. 1-262: 228-229

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Thelasis pygmaea (Griff.) Blume, Fl. Javae

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Thelasis pygmaea (Griff.) Blume, Fl. Javae   nov. ser. 1: 19, 1858

Basionym: Euproboscis pygmaea Griff., Calcutta J. Nat. Hist.   5: 372, 1845.

Heterotypic synonym: Thelasis triptera Rchb.   f., Bonplandia   3: 219, 1855.

Specimen examined:— MON. Mawlamyine District: Parish 108 ( K). Also reported from   Chin State and Tanintharyi Region by Kress et al. (2003: 88), but we have not seen material from these areas.

Distribution:— India, the Himalayas, Myanmar, Thailand, Indochina, southwestern and southern China, Taiwan and Malesia to New Guinea.


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