Cypripedium micranthum — Overview

The Small Flowered Cypripedium learn more about names for this taxon

IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

Cypripedium micranthum is endemic to China. The species is confined to north Sichuan (Jiuzhaigou, Pingwu) and north Chongping.The extent of occurrence(EOO)is estimatedat 3,000kmand the area of occupancy(AOO)is estimatedat 250km. The species occursbetween 2,000 and 2,500 m altitude.

Sources: Chen and Cribb 1994; Cribb 1992, 1997, 2005; Cribb and Sandison 1998; efloras 2008; eMonocot 2013; Frosch and Cribb 2012; Li et al. 2012;Sing-chi and Zhong-Jian 2005; Singchi et al. 2012.


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