Cattleya lueddemanniana

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Cattleya lueddemanniana
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
Subtribe: Laeliinae
Genus: Cattleya
Subgenus: C. subg. Cattleya
Section: C. sect. Cattleya
Species: C. lueddemanniana
Binomial name
Cattleya lueddemanniana
Rchb.f. (1854)
Synonyms
  • Cattleya dawsonii R. Warner (1862)
  • Cattleya roezlii Rchb.f. (1882)
  • Cattleya malouana Linden (1885)
  • Cattleya bassetii H.J. Veitch (1887)

Cattleya lueddemanniana[1] is a labiate Cattleya species of orchid. The diploid chromosome number of C. lueddemanniana has been determined as 2n = 40.[2]

References and external links[edit]

  1. ^ taxonomy. "Taxonomy Browser". www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. 
  2. ^ page 251 of L. P. Felix and M. Guerra: "Variation in chromosome number and the basic number of subfamily Epidendroideae (Orchidaceae)" Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 163(2010)234—278. The Linnean Society of London. Downloaded October 2010 from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1095-8339.2010.01059.x/abstract