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Paphiopedilum wardii Summerh

彩云兜兰

cǎi yún dōu lán

兜兰属地生植物。
产缅甸北部(模式标本产地)和我国云南西南部墨江与保山一带。海拔1200~ 1700m,生于林下多石之地。
在兜兰属的国产种类中,彩云兜兰是一个珍稀种。花期12月至次年3月,
花期长达1个月以上,因此颇受家庭消费者喜爱,市场需求潜力巨大。
由于长期无节制的乱采滥挖,彩云兜兰已濒临灭绝,属于“野生动植物濒危物种国际贸易公约”
(CITES)附录I的保护对象而被禁止贸易,在《中国物种红色名录》中被列入极危物种(CR)。



Ecology - Plants terrestrial. Shaded and steep rocks or near roots of large trees at forest margins or in forests along streams
(1-3 m from water); 1200-1700m..

Distribution - SW Yunnan and Myanmar.

Info - Flowering in December to March, Paphiopedilum wardii is so popular with household consumers.
To cater to market demand, long-term unrestrained
logging finally caused P. wardii is threatened with extinction. According to the China Species Red List,
P. wardii has been listed as critically endangered (CR) species. .

Watercolour, 41 x 34 cm (16" x 13"), China
© Işık Güner, 2016

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