Yoania

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Yoania
Yoania japonica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Calypsoeae
Genus: Yoania
Maxim., 1873 [1]
Species

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Yoania is a genus of flowering plants from the orchid family, Orchidaceae. [2]

Distribution[edit]

This genus is mainly distributed in Japan, but Y. japonica is also found in Assam, China and Taiwan and Y. prainii is found in Sikkim and North Vietnam.

Species[edit]

Species brought into synonymy 
  • Yoania aberrans Finet, 1900 : synonym of Cymbidium macrorhizon Lindl., 1833
  • Yoania australis Hatch, 1963 : synonym of Danhatchia australis (Hatch) Garay & Christenson, 1995
  • Yoania japonica var. amagiensis (Nakai & F.Maek.) M.Hiroe, 1971 : synonym of Yoania amagiensis Nakai & F.Maek., 1931
  • Yoania japonica var. squamipes Fukuy., 1938 : synonym of Yoania japonica Maxim., 1873
  • Yoania squamipes (Fukuy.) Masam. 1974 : synonym of Yoania japonica Maxim., 1873

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg, III, 18: 68
  2. ^ World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.A. & Rasmussen, F. eds. (1999). Genera Orchidacearum 1. Oxford Univ. Press.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.A. & Rasmussen, F. eds. (2001). Genera Orchidacearum 2. Oxford Univ. Press.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.A. & Rasmussen, F. eds. (2003). Genera Orchidacearum 3. Oxford Univ. Press
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2006). Epidendroideae (Part One). Genera Orchidacearum 4: 1-672. Oxford University Press.
  • Berg Pana, H. 2005. Handbuch der Orchideen-Namen. Dictionary of Orchid Names. Dizionario dei nomi delle orchidee. Ulmer, Stuttgart

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