Aspasia (Orchidaceae)

genus of plants
APG III Classification: DomainEukaryota • (unranked)Archaeplastida • RegnumPlantae • Cladusangiosperms • Cladusmonocots • OrdoAsparagales • FamiliaOrchidaceae • SubfamiliaEpidendroideae • TribusCymbidieae • SubtribusOncidiinae • Genus: Aspasia (Orchidaceae) Lindl. (1833)

Genus Aspasia Lindl. (1836)Edit

7 SpeciesEdit

Included species (for Kew Gardens 'World Checklist'):

Type species Aspasia epidendroides Lindl. (1834)

Further species


Description of taxon

  • Lindley. J. (1830) The Genera and Species of Orchidaceous Plants: 139.

Selected Bibliography

  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.W. & Rasmussen, F.N. (eds.) (2014) Genera Orchidacearum Volume 5: Epidendroideae (Part two); page 228 ff., Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780198507130

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