Aerides falcata

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Aerides falcata


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Vandeae
Subtribus: Aeridinae
Genus: Aerides
Sectio: Aerides sect. Aerides
Species: Aerides falcata



Aerides falcata Lindl. & Paxton, Paxton's Fl. Gard. 2: 142 (1851).


  • Heterotypic
    • Aerides larpentae Rchb.f., Allg. Gartenzeitung 24: 219 (1856).
    • Aerides mendelii É.Morren, Ann. Hort. Belge Étrangère 26: 288 (1876).
    • Aerides expansa var. leoniae Rchb.f., Gard. Chron., n.s., 18: 40 (1882).
    • Aerides leoniae (Rchb.f.) Rchb.f., Orchidophile (Argenteuil) 5: 301 (1885).
    • Aerides falcata var. leoniae (Rchb.f.) A.H.Kent in H.J.Veitch, Man. Orchid. Pl. 7: 68 (1891).
    • Aerides siamensis Klinge, Trudy Imp. S.-Peterburgsk. Bot. Sada 17(1): 134 (1898).
    • Aerides falcata var. maurandii Guillaumin, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., sér. 2, 25: 329 (1953).


Native distribution areas:
  • Asia-Temperate
    • China
      • China South-Central.
  • Asia-Tropical
    • Indian Subcontinent
      • East Himalaya (doubtful).
    • Indo-China
      • Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



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Vernacular names


中文: 指甲兰
中文(简体): 指甲兰

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