Zeuxine rolfiana King & Pantl. (year?)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: c.1890's

Rediscovered in 2014 or before



Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India


Biology & Ecology










Manudev, K. M.,  Bhattacharjee, Avishek and Nampy, Santhosh. (2014). Rediscovery of Zeuxine rolfiana, a ‘Critically Endangered’ Endemic Indian Orchid from Andaman and Nicobar Islands, with a Note on Its Typification. Annales Botanici Fennici 51(6): 409-413. [Abstract]

Rao, C. Kameswara, Geetha, B. L. and Suresh, Geetha. (2003). Red List of Threatened Vascular Plant Species in India: Compiled from the 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. ENVIS Centre on Floral Diversity, Botanical Survey of India, Kolkata. xxiv + 144 pp. [automatic download]

Walter, Kerry S. and Gillett, Harriet J. (eds.). (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK: IUCN – The World Conservation Union. lxiv + 862 pp.


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