Taxonomy

endemique
protegee
UICN

Synonyms

Eria paleata Rchb.f.Phreatia pholidotoides Kraenzl.

Red List Status -

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

Protected species -

in Northern Province , in Northern Province

Phreatia paleata is an endemic epiphyte orchid of New Caledonia, widespread in Grande Terre, from Amos in the north to Arago. It occurs in humid forest at an altitudinal range 0-900 m asl. Phreatia paleata is considered Least Concern (LC).

Geographical area


Phreatia paleata is an endemic epiphyte orchid of New Caledonia, widespread in Grande Terre, from Amos in the north to Arago in the south.

Population


Population size is unknown.

Habitat


Phreatia paleata occurs in humid forest at an altitudinal range 0-900 m asl.

Threats


This species does not seem directly threatened.

Bibliography


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

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

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.

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