Taxon profile


Leochilus Knowles & Westc.

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

Scientific synonyms

Cryptosanus Scheidw.
Goniochilus M.W. Chase
Hybochilus Schltr.
Leiochilus Benth.
Papperitzia Rchb.f.

Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Leochilus carinatus (Knowles & Westc.) Lindl.
species Leochilus crocodiliceps (Rchb.f.) Kraenzl.
species Leochilus hagsateri M.W.Chase
species Leochilus inconspicuus (Kraenzl.) M.W.Chase & N.H.Williams
species Leochilus johnstonii Ames & Correll
species Leochilus labiatus (Sw.) Kuntze - Lipped Orchid
species Leochilus leiboldii Rchb.f.
species Leochilus leochilinus (Rchb.f.) M.W.Chase & N.H.Williams
species Leochilus oncidioides Knowles & Westc.
species Leochilus puertoricensis M.W.Chase - Puerto Rico Smoothlip Orchid
species Leochilus scriptus (Scheidw.) Rchb.f.
species Leochilus tricuspidatus (Rchb.f.) Kraenzl.

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1332425]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Leochilus Knowles & Westcott, 1838]
Data retrieved on: 13 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Leochilus Knowles & Westc.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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