Thunia alba

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Thunia alba


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Arethuseae
Subtribus: Coelogyninae
Genus: Thunia
Species: Thunia alba
Varietates: (2)
T. a. var. alba – T. a. var. bracteata


Thunia (Lindl.) Rchb.f., Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 10: 764 (1852)


  • Basionym
    • Phaius albus Lindl. in N.Wallich, Pl. Asiat. Rar. 2: 85 (1831)



Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: China
      • China South-Central, Tibet.
  • Continental: Asia-Tropical
    • Regional: Indian Subcontinent
      • Assam, East Himalaya, India, Nepal, West Himalaya.
    • Regional: Indo-China
      • Andaman Islands, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,
    • Regional: Malesia
      • Malaya.

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

Vernacular names[edit]

中文: 笋兰

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