Rudolfiella

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Rudolfiella
Rudolfiella aurantiaca - flower 3.jpg
Rudolfiella aurantiaca
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Maxillarieae
Subtribe: Lycastinae
Genus: Rudolfiella
Hoehne
Type species
Rudolfiella aurantiaca
Hoehne
Species
Synonyms[1]
  • Lindleyella Schltr., illegitimate
  • Schlechterella Hoehne, illegitimate

Rudolfiella, abbreviated as Rud. in the horticultural trade, is a genus of orchids comprising eight species native to tropical South America, Trinidad and Panama.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2009). Epidendroideae (Part two). Genera Orchidacearum 5: 1-585. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

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