Taxonomy

protegee
UICN

Synonyms

Earina brousmichei Kraenzl.Agrostophyllum drakeanum Kraenzl.

Red List Status -

Least Concern (LC) , assessed in 28/06/2016

Protected species -

in Northern Province , in Northern Province

Earina valida is a native terrestrial orchid of New Caledonia, widespread in Grande Terre, from Colnett in the north to forêt de la Thy in the south of Grande Terre. It occurs in humid forest or, more rarely, in shrubland at an altitudinal range 550-1,450 m asl. Earina valida is considered Least Concern (LC).

Geographical area


Earina valida is a antive terrestrial orchid of New Caledonia, widespread in Grande Terre, from Colnett in the north to forêt de la Thy in the south of Grande Terre.

Population


Population size is unknown.

Habitat


Earina valida occurs in humid forest or, more rarely, in shrubland at an altitudinal range 550-1,450 m asl.

Threats


This species does not seem globally threatened. Some subpopulations may be threatened by mining activities: Koniambo (KNS).

Bibliography


Morat, P.; Jaffré, T.; Tronchet, F.; Munzinger, J.; Pillon, Y.; Veillon, J.-M. and Chalopin, M. 2012. Le référentiel taxonomique Florical et les caractéristiques de la flore vasculaire indigène de la Nouvelle-Calédonie [The taxonomic database « FLORICAL » and characteristics of the indigenous flora of New Caledonia]. Adansonia sér 3(34) , p.177-219.

Endemia.nc 2016. Faune et Flore de Nouvelle-Calédonie.

Hallé N.; Aubréville A.; Leroy J. F.; 1977. Flore de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et dépendances. Volume 8: Orchidaceae.

Experts


Assessor(s): Laudereau, C., Butin, J., Antheaume, C., Cazé, H., Cazé, H., Fleurot, D., Garnier, D., Gâteblé, G., Maura, J.

Reviewer(s): Tanguy, V.

Facilitator(s): Tanguy, V., Maura, J.


Geographical distribution