Lycaste macrophylla

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Lycaste macrophylla
Lycaste macrophylla (as Lycaste plana) - Edwards vol 29 (NS 6) pl 35 (1843).jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Maxillarieae
Subtribe: Lycastinae
Genus: Lycaste
Species: L. macrophylla
Binomial name
Lycaste macrophylla
(Poepp. & Endl.) Lindl.

Lycaste macrophylla is a species of terrestrial orchid native to Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela, Peru and Bolivia.[1] It is the type species of the genus Lycaste.


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