Dickasonia

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Dickasonia
Dickasonia vernicosa Orchi 002.jpg
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Dickasonia

L.O.Williams
Species:
D. vernicosa
Binomial name
Dickasonia vernicosa
L.O.Williams
Synonyms[1]
  • Kalimpongia Pradhan
  • Kalimpongia narajitii Pradhan

Dickasonia is a genus of flowering plants from the orchid family, Orchidaceae. There is only one known species, Dickasonia vernicosa, which is native to the Himalayas from Darjeeling, through Bhutan and Assam to Myanmar.[1]

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  • Berg Pana, H. 2005. Handbuch der Orchideen-Namen. Dictionary of Orchid Names. Dizionario dei nomi delle orchidee. Ulmer, Stuttgart
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2006) Epidendroideae (Part One). Genera Orchidacearum 4: 56ff. Oxford University Press.

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