Ornithidium coccineum

From Wikispecies
(Redirected from Maxillaria coccinea)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Ornithidium coccineum


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Cymbidieae
Subtribus: Maxillariinae
Genus: Ornithidium
Species: Ornithidium coccineum


Ornithidium coccineum (Jacq.) Salisb. ex R.Br. in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 5: 210 (1813)


  • Basionym
    • Epidendrum coccineum Jacq., Enum. Syst. Pl.: 29 (1760)
  • Homotypic
    • Cymbidium coccineum (Jacq.) Sw., J. Bot. (Schrader) 1799(2): 214 (1800)
    • Camaridium coccineum (Jacq.) Hoehne, Arq. Bot. Estado São Paulo, n.s., f.m., 2: 72 (1947)
    • Maxillaria coccinea (Jacq.) L.O.Williams ex Hodge, Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 23: 42 (1954)



Native distribution areas:
  • Continental:Southern America 
    • Regional: Caribbean
      • Dominican Republic, Leeward Islands, Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Islands.

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

For more multimedia, look at Ornithidium coccineum on Wikimedia Commons.