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Orchidaceae Paphiopedilum anitanum Cavestro

Internet Orchid Sp. Photo Encycl. Nomencl. Notes 6(1): 1, photogrs., plate s.n. 2017 [4 Jul 2017] (epublished)



Type Information


W. Cavestro s.n.


Sulawesii Central, Palu Sulawesi Tengah (Province), Hutan Lore Lindu, alt. c. 600 m

Collection Date:


Type Remarks:

Type collection, made in Oct 2016, flowered in cultivation (vide addendum made on 5 Jul 2017)

Type Location:

holotype ANDA


basionym of:Orchidaceae Paphiopedilum robinsonianum Cavestro var. anitanum (Cavestro) Koop. Orchid Digest 82(4): 219. 2018 [Oct 2018]

Remarks: Eponymy: "named after Anita, Gus Benk’s wife who discovered this new species in Sulawesi Central."

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