Megalorchis

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Megalorchis
Orchidees de Madagascar 01.jpg
Illustrations of Megalorchis regalis (on the left)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Orchidoideae
Tribe: Orchideae
Subtribe: Orchidinae
Genus: Megalorchis
H.Perrier
Species: M. regalis
Binomial name
Megalorchis regalis
(Schltr.) H.Perrier

Megalorchis is a genus of flowering plants from the orchid family, Orchidaceae.

It contains only 1 species:[1]

  • Megalorchis regalis (Schltr.) H.Perrier

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Megalorchis". World Checklist of Orchidaceae. Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 2012-03-21. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.A. & Rasmussen, F. eds. (1999). Genera Orchidacearum 1. Oxford Univ. Press.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.A. & Rasmussen, F. eds. (2001). Genera Orchidacearum 2. Oxford Univ. Press.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.A. & Rasmussen, F. eds. (2003). Genera Orchidacearum 3. Oxford Univ. Press
  • Berg Pana, H. 2005. Handbuch der Orchideen-Namen. Dictionary of Orchid Names. Dizionario dei nomi delle orchidee. Ulmer, Stuttgart