Eulophia R.Br. ex Lindl., Edwards's Bot. Reg. (1823) t. 686

Subfamily: Epidendroideae

Tribe: Cymbidieae

Subtribe: Eulophiinae

Synonyms: Cyrtopera Lindl. , Eulophus R.Br. , Hypodematium Rich. , Lissochilus R.Br. , Orthochilus Hochst. ex A.Rich. , Platypus Small & Nash , Thysanochilus Falc. , Wolfia Dennst.

A genus of c. 250 species; 15 species in Malesia.

Distribution: Pantropical, east to Niue in the Pacific

Thomas, S.A. 1998. A preliminary checklist of the genus Eulophia. Lindleyana 13: 170 - 202.


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Eulophia pulchra (Thouars) Lindl., cultivated at the Hortus Botanicus, Leiden, from Papua New Guinea Eulophia andamanensis Rchb.f., specimen from Thailand Eulophia bicolor Blume var. celebica J.J.Sm., drawing Natadipoera and J.J. Smith

last updated: 19 March 2007 by André Schuiteman

Malesian Orchid Genera