Taxon profile


Broughtonia R. Br.

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

Scientific synonyms

Cattleyopsis Lem.
Laeliopsis Lindl. & Paxton

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Broughtonia cubensis (Lindl.) Cogn.
species Broughtonia domingensis (Lindl.) Rolfe - King Orchid
species Broughtonia lindenii (Lindl.) Dressler

Broughtonia lindenii

species Broughtonia negrilensis Fowlie
species Broughtonia ortgiesiana (Rchb.f.) Dressler
species Broughtonia sanguinea (Sw.) R.Br.

Broughtonia sanguinea

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1291804]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Broughtonia R. Brown in W.T. Aiton, 1813]
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 Broughtonia R. Br.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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