Tropidia Lindl. in Wall., Cat. (1831) n. 7386

Subfamily: Epidendroideae

Tribe: Tropidieae

Subtribe: Not used

Synonyms: Cnemidia Lindl. , Decaisnea Lindl. , Govindooia Wight , Muluorchis J.J.Wood , Ptychochilus Schauer , Schoenomorphus Thorel ex Gagnep.

A genus of c. 35 species; c. 20 species in Malesia.

Distribution: Central America, Caribbean, Tropical Asia, Malesia, Australia, east to Samoa

Tropidia angulosa (Lindl.) Blume, from Sulawesi Tropidia angulosa (Lindl.) Blume, from Sulawesi  

last updated: 1 February 2007 by André Schuiteman

Malesian Orchid Genera