Taxon profile


dancing-lady orchid
Tolumnia Raf.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Orchidaceae - orchids »  subtribus Oncidiinae

Scientific synonyms

Antillanorchis (C.Wright ex Griseb.) Garay
Braasiella Braem, Lückel & Rüssmann
Gudrunia Braem
Hispaniella Braem
Jamaiciella Braem
Olgasis Raf.
Xaritonia Raf.

Included taxa

Number of records: 33

species Tolumnia acunae (M.A.Díaz) Nir
species Tolumnia arizajuliana (Withner & J.Jiménez Alm.) Ackerman
species Tolumnia bahamensis (Nash ex Britt. & Millsp.) G.J. Braem - Variegated Orchid
species Tolumnia calochila (Cogn.) Braem
species Tolumnia caribensis (Moir) Braem
species Tolumnia compressicaulis (Withner) Braem
species Tolumnia gauntlettii (Withner & H.P.Jesup) Nir
species Tolumnia guianensis (Aubl.) Braem
species Tolumnia guibertiana (A.Rich.) Braem
species Tolumnia gundlachii (C.Wright ex Griseb.) N.H.Williams & Ackerman
species Tolumnia guttata (L.) Nir
species Tolumnia haitiensis (Leonard & Ames) Braem
species Tolumnia hawkesiana (Moir) Braem
species Tolumnia henekenii (M.R.Schomb. ex Lindl.) Nir
species Tolumnia lemoniana (Lindl.) Braem
species Tolumnia lucayana (Nash) Braem
species Tolumnia prionochila (Kraenzl.) Braem - Tropical Dancing-lady Orchid
species Tolumnia pulchella (Hook.) Raf.
species Tolumnia quadriloba (C.Schweinf.) Braem
species Tolumnia sasseri (Moir) Braem ex Ackerman
species Tolumnia scandens (Moir) Braem

Tolumnia scandens

species Tolumnia sylvestris (Lindl.) Braem

Tolumnia sylvestris

species Tolumnia triquetra (Sw.) Nir

Tolumnia triquetra

species Tolumnia tuerckheimii (Cogn.) Braem
species Tolumnia urophylla (Lodd. ex Lindl.) Braem
species Tolumnia usneoides (Lindl.) Braem
species Tolumnia variegata (Sw.) G.J. Braem - Harlequin Dancing-lady Orchid

Tolumnia variegata


hybrid Tolumnia × ann-hadderae I.G.Cohen
hybrid Tolumnia × domingensis (Moir) I.G.Cohen
hybrid Tolumnia × floride-phillipsiae (Moir & A.D.Hawkes) I.G.Cohen

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1369321]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Tolumnia Rafinesque, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Tolumnia Raf.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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