Maxillaria cucullata

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Cowl-carrying Maxillaria
Maxillaria cucullata - Edwards vol 26 (NS 3) pl 12 (1840).jpg
1840 illustration[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Maxillarieae
Subtribe: Maxillariinae
Genus: Maxillaria
Species: M. cucullata
Binomial name
Maxillaria cucullata

Maxillaria cucullata, the Cowl-carrying Maxillaria, is a species of orchid ranging from Mexico southward into Panama.[2]


  1. ^ Miss Drake (1803-1857) del. , G. Barclay sc. - Edwards's Botanical Register, volume 26 (NS 3) plate 12 (
  2. ^ Pridgeon, Alec M. (1992). The Illustrated encyclopedia of orchids. Timber Press. p. 172. ISBN 978-0-88192-267-7. 

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