Catasetum pileatum

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Felt-capped Catasetum
Catasetum pileatum Orchi 04.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
Subtribe: Catasetinae
Genus: Catasetum
Species: C. pileatum
Binomial name
Catasetum pileatum
Rchb.f. (1882)
Synonyms
  • Catasetum bungerothii N.E. Br. (1886)
  • Catasetum bungerothii var. pottsianum L. Linden & Rodigas (1887)
  • Catasetum bungerothii var. album Linden & Rodigas (1888)
  • Catasetum bungerothii var. randii Rodigas (1890)
  • Catasetum bungerothii var. aurantiacum Cogn. (1894)
  • Catasetum bungerothii var. lindenii Gower (1894)
  • Catasetum bungerothii var. regale Gower (1894)
  • Catasetum imperiale L.Linden & Cogn. (1895)
  • Catasetum × splendens var. imperiale (Linden & Cogn.) Rolfe (1895)
  • Catasetum bungerothii var. imperiale (L. Linden & Cogn.) Cogn. (1897)
  • Catasetum pileatum var. album (Linden & Rodigas) Hoehne (1942)
  • Catasetum pileatum var. imperiale (L. Linden & Cogn.) Cogn. ex Hoehne (1942)
  • Catasetum pileatum var. lindenii (Gower) Hoehne (1942)
  • Catasetum pileatum var. regale (Gower) Hoehne (1942)

The Felt-capped Catasetum or Mother of Pearl Flower (Catasetum pileatum) is a species of orchid found from Trinidad to Ecuador.

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External links[edit]

Catasetum pileatum at the Encyclopedia of Life