Amended description of the Sumatran endemic <i>Dendrobium bandii</i> (Orchidaceae) with notes on its conservation status and ecology


  • Mark Arcebal K. Naive 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.
  • Yuda Rehata Yudistira Menteng Square A20-12, Jl. Matraman No. 30E, Senen, Jakarta Pusat, 10430, Indonesia.
  • Malcolm Victoriano Indonesian Carnivorous Plant Society. Jl. Manggis 52, Jakasetia, Bekasi City, 17147, Indonesia.
  • Paul Ormerod 7 P.O. Box 8210, Cairns, Qld., 4870, Australia.



Dendrobieae, Epidendroideae, Malesian Flora, plant taxonomy, Sumatran biodiversity


Dendrobium bandii is a poorly known species endemic to the island of Sumatra, Indonesia. We studied living specimens and we provide here an amended description of the species, colour photographs, as well as information on distribution, ecology, and its provisional conservation status.


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Naive, M. A. K., Yudistira, Y. R., Victoriano, M., & Ormerod, P. (2021). Amended description of the Sumatran endemic &lt;i&gt;Dendrobium bandii&lt;/i&gt; (Orchidaceae) with notes on its conservation status and ecology. Lankesteriana: International Journal on Orchidology, 21(1), 1–4.

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