Comparettia coccinea

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Comparettia coccinea
Comparettia coccinea - Edwards vol 24 (NS 1) pl 68 (1838).jpg
1838 illustration from
Edwards's Botanical Register[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
Subtribe: Oncidiinae
Alliance: Comparettia
Genus: Comparettia
Species: C. coccinea
Binomial name
Comparettia coccinea
Lindl. (1838)

Comparettia coccinea is a species of orchid.[1] It is native to Venezuela, Peru, Brazil and Bolivia.[2]


  1. ^ a b Lindley, John. 1838. Edwards's Botanical Register; or, Flower Garden and Shrubbery, A Sketch of the Vegetation of the Swan River Colony, 24: t. 68.
  2. ^ Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families

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