Phalaenopsis amabilis

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Phalaenopsis amabilis

Taxonavigation[edit]

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: Phalaenopsis
Species: Phalaenopsis amabilis
Subspecies: (3)
P. amabilis. subsp. amabilis – P. amabilis. subsp. moluccana – P. amabilis. subsp. rosenstromii

Name[edit]

Phalaenopsis amabilis (L.) Blume, Bijdr.: 294 (1825)

Synonymy[edit]

  • Basionym
    • Epidendrum amabile L., Sp. Pl.: 953 (1753)
  • Homotypic
    • Cymbidium amabile (L.) Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 457 (1832)
    • Synadena amabilis (L.) Raf., Fl. Tellur. 4: 9 (1838)

Homonym[edit]

Distribution[edit]

Native distribution areas:
  • Asia-Tropical
    • Indo-China
      • Vietnam.
    • Malesia
      • Borneo, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Islands, Maluku, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera.
    • Papuasia
      • Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea.
  • Australasi 
    • Australia
      • Queensland.

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

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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Moth orchid
español: Orquídea luna
فارسی: ارکیده ماه
suomi: Valkoperhoskämmekkä
Bahasa Indonesia: Anggrek Bulan
Jawa: Anggrèk Wulan
Nederlands: Maanorchidee
русский: Фаленопсис приятный
Sunda: Anggrék bulan
українська: Фаленопсис приятный
中文: 白花蝴蝶蘭


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