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Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Collabieae
Genus: Acanthophippium

Overview of species[edit]

A. bicolor – A. chrysoglossum – A. curtisii – A. eburneum – A. gougahensis – A. javanicum – A. lilacinum – A. mantinianum – A. parviflorum – A. pictum – A. splendidum – A. striatum – A. sylhetense


Acanthophippium Blume, Bijdr.: 353 (1825)


  • Heterotypic
    • Acanthephippium Blume Gen. Pl. 200. (1837) orth. var.
    • Tainiopsis Hayata, Icon. Pl. Formosan. 4: 63 (1914)

Note: The genus is commonly found as its orth. var. see reference list below, but see Blume (1825), Govaerts (2013) and IPNI (2013) for the correct combination.

Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Asia-Temperate
    • China
      • China South-Central, China Southeast.
    • Eastern Asia
      • Nansei-shoto, Taiwan.
  • Asia-Tropical
    • Indian Subcontinent
      • Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka.
    • Indo-China
      • Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam.
    • Malesia
      • Borneo, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Islands, Malaya, Maluku, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera.
    • Papuasia
      • New Guinea, Solomon Islands.
  • Pacific
    • Southwestern Pacific
      • Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu, Wallis-Futuna Islands.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDGW – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]


  • The Plant List 2013. Acanthophippium in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2014 Jun. 2. Generates a single species Acanthophippium curtisii, as the main list is the orthographic variant Acanthephippium Blume Gen. Pl. 200. (1837)
  • 2019. Acanthophippium . Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2019 January 26.

Vernacular names[edit]

hrvatski: Akantofipijum

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