Cattleya bicalhoi

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Cattleya bicalhoi
Laelia dayana0.jpg
Flower of Sophronitis dayana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
Subtribe: Laeliinae
Genus: Cattleya
Species: C. bicalhoi
Binomial name
Cattleya bicalhoi
Van den Berg

Cattleya bicalhoi, commonly known as Laelia dayana, is a species of orchid endemic to Brazil, from southern Minas Gerais to Rio de Janeiro.

Both Kew [1] and the Royal Horticultural Society[2] recognize this taxon as Cattleya bicalhoi Van den Berg Neodiversity 3(4)2008[3]


  1. ^ World checklist of Selected Plant Families The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet:
  2. ^ The Royal Horticultural Society Horticultural Database: The International Orchid Register
  3. ^ page 4 of C. van den Berg "New Combinations in the Genus Cattleya Lindl. (Ordchidaceae") Neodiversity' 3:3-12 10th Mar 2008, downloaded on March 23, 2011 from

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