Encyclia patens

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Encyclia patens
Encyclia patens - Curtis' 57 (NS 4) pl. 3013 (1830).jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
Subtribe: Laeliinae
Alliance: Cattleya
Genus: Encyclia
Species: E. patens
Binomial name
Encyclia patens

Encyclia patens is a species of orchid. The diploid chromosome number of E. patens has been determined as 2n = 40.[1]

Footnotes and External Links[edit]

  1. ^ page 251 of Leonardo P. Felix and Marcelo 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/pdf