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Drymoanthus adversus.jpg
Close up of Drymoanthus adversus flower
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Vandeae
Subtribe: Aeridinae
Genus: Drymoanthus

Drymoanthus is a genus of epiphytic flowering plants from the orchid family, Orchidaceae. At present (June 2014) there are 4 known species, native to Queensland, New Zealand and New Caledonia.[1]

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  • St George, Ian. (1999). The Nature Guide to New Zealand Native Orchids. Random House New Zealand. ISBN 1-86962-040-2
  • Berg Pana, H. 2005. Handbuch der Orchideen-Namen. Dictionary of Orchid Names. Dizionario dei nomi delle orchidee. Ulmer, Stuttgart
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P., Chase, M.W. & Rasmussen, F.N. (Eds) (2014) Genera Orchidacearum Volume 6: Epidendroideae (Part 3); page 182 ff., Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-964651-7

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