Phalaenopsis japonica

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Phalaenopsis japonica


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 japonica


Phalaenopsis japonica (Rchb.f.) Kocyan & Schuit., Phytotaxa 161: 67 (2014)


  • Basionym
    • Aerides japonica Rchb.f., Hamburger Garten- Blumenzeitung 19: 210 (1863)
  • Homotypic



Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate 
    • Regional: China
      • China South-Central, China Southeast,
    • Regional: Eastern Asia
      • Japan, Korea, Nansei-shoto.

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

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