Coryanthes speciosa

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Coryanthes speciosa
Coryanthes speciosa Orchi 01.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Maxillarieae
Subtribe: Stanhopeinae
Genus: Coryanthes
Species: C. speciosa
Binomial name
Coryanthes speciosa
Hook. (1831)
  • Gongora speciosa (Hook.) Hook. (1827)
  • Meliclis speciosa (Hook.) Raf. (1837)
  • Coryanthes maculata var. splendens (Barb.Rodr.) Cogn. (1902)
Coryanthes speciosa

Coryanthes speciosa, the bat orchid, is a species of orchid found in Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela, the Caribbean and Belize.


External links[edit]

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