Capanemia

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Capanemia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
Subtribe: Oncidiinae
Genus: Capanemia
Barb.Rodr.
Type species
Capanemia micromera
Barb.Rodr.

Capanemia is a genus of flowering plants from the orchid family, Orchidaceae. It contains 9 recognized species, all from South America:[1]

  1. Capanemia adelaidae Porto & Brade - Brazil
  2. Capanemia brachycion (Griseb.) Schltr. - Rio Grande do Sul, northern and eastern Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay
  3. Capanemia carinata Barb.Rodr. - Minas Gerais, São Paulo
  4. Capanemia gehrtii Hoehne - Brazil
  5. Capanemia micromera Barb.Rodr. - Bolivia, Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay
  6. Capanemia paranaensis Schltr. - Paraná
  7. Capanemia pygmaea (Kraenzl.) Schltr. - Brazil, probably extinct
  8. Capanemia superflua (Rchb.f.) Garay - Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay
  9. Capanemia theresae Barb.Rodr. - Brazil

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References[edit]

  • 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
  • Berg Pana, H. 2005. Handbuch der Orchideen-Namen. Dictionary of Orchid Names. Dizionario dei nomi delle orchidee. Ulmer, Stuttgart

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