Broughtonia sanguinea

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Broughtonia sanguinea

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Epidendreae
Subtribus: Laeliinae
Genus: Broughtonia
Species: Broughtonia sanguinea

Name[edit]

Broughtonia sanguinea (Sw.) R.Br. in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 5: 217 (1813)

Synonyms[edit]

  • Basionym
    • Epidendrum sanguineum Sw., Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 124 (1788)
  • Homotypic
    • Dendrobium sanguineum (Sw.) Sw., Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Upsal. 6: 82 (1799)
    • Broughtonia coccinea Hook., Bot. Mag. 63: t. 3536 (1836), nom. illeg.

References[edit]

Distribution[edit]

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Caribbean
      • Jamaica.

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

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Blood red Broughtonia

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