Brassia arcuigera

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Brassia arcuigera


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Cymbidieae
Subtribus: Oncidiinae
Genus: Brassia
Species: Brassia arcuigera



Brassia arcuigera Rchb.f., Gard. Chron. 1869: 388 (1869)


  • Heterotypic
    • Brassia lawrenceana var. longissima Rchb.f., Gard. Chron. 1868: 1313 (1868)
    • Brassia antherotes Rchb.f., Gard. Chron., n.s., 12: 782 (1879)
    • Brassia antherotes var. longissima (Rchb.f.) Teusch.. Baileya 9: 124 (1961)
    • Brassia hinksoniana H.G.Jones, Lilloa 34: 8 (1974), nom. illeg.
    • Brassia longissima (Rchb.f.) Nash in L.H.Bailey, Stand. Cycl. Hort. 1: 541 (25 March 1914)


Native distribution areas:

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



Primary references


Vernacular names


English: Arching Brassia
Nederlands: Lange spinorchidee
中文: 弓形长萼兰, 蜘蛛兰

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