Rhynchostylis Blume, Bijdr. (1825) 285 ['Rynchostylis']

Subfamily: Epidendroideae

Tribe: Vandeae

Subtribe: Aeridinae

Synonyms: Anota (Lindl.) Schltr.

A genus of 4 species; 2 species in Malesia.

Distribution: Southeast Asia, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Philippines

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Rhynchostylis gigantea (Lindl.) Ridl., cultivated at the Hortus Botanicus, Leiden Rhynchostylis gigantea (Lindl.) Ridl. var. harrisoniana (Hook.f.) Holtt., J. Wubben cult.  

last updated: 31 January 2007 by André Schuiteman

Malesian Orchid Genera