Checklist of Orchids of Peninsular Malaysia

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    Research Pamphlet, No. 136
  • May 2017
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    Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM)
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This checklist of orchids of Peninsular Malaysia updates the changes in nomenclature based on current generic concepts as well as addition of newly described taxa and orchid records. The checklist includes citation of newly revised groups of orchids, synonyms used in Peninsular Malaysia, and general distribution of each species. A total of 972 species in 146 genera are currently listed from Peninsular Malaysia.


Checklist of Orchids of Peninsular Malaysia (May 2017)

Species   848 records

by Kingdom Species
  • Plants 848
  • Total 848
by IUCN Status Species
  • Critically Endangered 2
  • Endangered 6
  • Vulnerable 2
  • Least Concern 12
  • Data Deficient 1
  • Total 23
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848 records
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