Neomoorea

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Neomoorea
Neomoorea irrorata -1.jpg
Neomoorea irrorata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Maxillarieae
Subtribe: Lycastinae
Genus: Neomoorea
Rolfe
Species: N. wallisii
Binomial name
Neomoorea wallisii
(Rchb.f.) Schltr.
Synonyms[1]
  • Moorea Rolfe nom. illeg.
  • Lueddemannia wallisii Rchb.f.
  • Moorea irrorata Rolfe
  • Neomoorea irrorata (Rolfe) Rolfe

Neomoorea is a genus of orchids native to Panama, Ecuador and Colombia. It contains only one known species, Neomoorea wallisii.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Checklist of Selected Plant Families". Retrieved 31 March 2014.