Vanda griffithii

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Vanda griffithii


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: Vanda
Sectio: Vanda sect. Cristatae
Species: Vanda griffithii


Vanda griffithii Lindl., Paxton's Fl. Gard. 2: 22 (1851).

  • Type locality: Bhutan-Sikkim.
  • Holotype: Griffith, W. s.n., K, K000078659


  • Homotypic
    • Luisia griffithii (Lindl.) Kraenzl. in H.G.Reichenbach, Xenia Orchid. 3: 119 (1893).
    • Trudelia griffithii (Lindl.) Garay, Orchid Digest 50: 76 (1986).


Native distribution areas:
  • Asia-Tropical
    • Indian Subcontinent
      • East Himalaya, Nepal.

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


Primary references[edit]

  • Lindley, J. 1851. An Enumeration of the Species of Vanda. Paxton's Flower Graden 2: 20–22.
  • Garay, L.A. 1986. Trudelia, a new name for Vanda alpina. Orchid Digest 50: 73–77.


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