Psychopsis (Orchidaceae)

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Psychopsis papilio (Typus)


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: Psychopsis

Overview of species (4)[edit]

P. krameriana – P. papilio – P. sanderae – P. versteegiana


Psychopsis Raf., Fl. Tellur. 4: 40 (1838)


  • Heterotypic
    • Papiliopsis E.Morren ex Cogn. & Marchal, Pl. Feuill. Omem. 2: t. 55 (1874)
    • Papiliopsis E.Morren, Belgique Hort. 24: 261 (1874)
    • Psychopsiella Lückel & Braem, Die Orchidee (Hamburg) 33: 7 (1982)


Native distribution areas:

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


Primary references[edit]


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Butterfly orchids
перем коми: Психопсис
коми: Психопсис
кырык мары: Психопсис
удмурт: Психопсис
中文: 蛾形文心蘭屬, 拟蝶唇兰属

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