Taxon profile


Macradenia R. Br.

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

Scientific synonyms

Rhynchadenia A.Rich.
Serrastylis Rolfe

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

species Macradenia amazonica Mansf.
species Macradenia brassavolae Rchb.f.
species Macradenia delicatula Barb.Rodr.
species Macradenia loxoglottis Focke ex Rchb.f.
species Macradenia lutescens R. Br. - Longgland Orchid
species Macradenia multiflora (Kraenzl.) Cogn.
species Macradenia paraensis Barb.Rodr.
species Macradenia paulensis Cogn.
species Macradenia regnellii Barb.Rodr.
species Macradenia rubescens Barb.Rodr.
species Macradenia tridentata C.Schweinf.

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1362089]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Macradenia R. Brown, 1822]
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 Macradenia R. Br.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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