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Published: 2021-03-16

Dendrobium niveolabium (Orchidaceae, section Grastidium), a new Dendrobiinae species from Papua, Indonesia

Center for Integrative Conservation, Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Mengla, Yunnan 666303, China. University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China.
Kemang Golf 2 DC-5, Kemang, Pratama Bekasi 17116, West Java, Indonesia
7 P.O. Box 8210, Cairns, Qld., 4870, Australia.
Omahku di Awan, Jl. Raya Candi Kuning, Candi Kuning 2, Bedugul, Tabanan, Bali, Indonesia
Dendrobieae section Grastidium New Guinea Papuasian flora Tropical botany Magnoliids

Abstract

Dendrobium niveolabium Handoyo, Naive, Ormerod & Champion, a new species of Dendrobium section Grastidium is herein described and illustrated from Papua Province in Indonesia. Detailed description, colour plates, comparison with its allied taxa, phenology, distribution and a preliminary conservation assessment are provided.