Smithsonia straminea

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Smithsonia straminea


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: Smithsonia
Species: Smithsonia straminea


Smithsonia maculata C.J.Saldanha, J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 71: 73 (1974).


  • Homotypic
    • Loxoma straminea (C.J.Saldanha) Pradhan, Indian Orchids: Guide Identif. & Cult. 2: 718 (1979).
    • Gastrochilus stramineus (Saldanha) R.Rice, Photo Intro Vandoid Orchid Gen. Asia: 159 (2018).


Native distribution areas:
  • Asia-Tropical 
    • Indian Subcontinent
      • India.

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


Primary references[edit]

  • Saldanha, C.J. 1974. Smithsonia, a new genus from western India. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 71 (1): 72–75.

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