Paphiopedilum insigne

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Paphiopedilum insigne
Paphiopedilum insigne Orchi 01.jpg
Flower of Paphiopedilum insigne
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Cypripedioideae
Genus: Paphiopedilum
Species: P. insigne
Binomial name
Paphiopedilum insigne
(Wall. ex Lindl.) Pfitzer
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Paphiopedilum insigne is a species of orchid endemic to the Indian states of Assam and Meghalaya and the Myanmar states of Kachin,Shan and kayar.It is known as (Ngwe nar phyu) in Myanmar. It is the type species of the genus Paphiopedilum.

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