Trichoglottis Blume, Bijdr. (1825) 359

Subfamily: Epidendroideae

Tribe: Vandeae

Subtribe: Aeridinae

Synonyms: Staurochilus Ridl. , Stauropsis Rchb.f. , Synptera Llanos

A genus of c. 65 species; c. 60 species in Malesia.

Distribution: Tropical Asia, Malesia, Australia, Solomon Islands

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Trichoglottis atropurpurea Rchb.f., cultivated at the Hortus Botanicus, Leiden, from the Philippines Trichoglottis luzonensis Ames, cultivated in the Philippines Trichoglottis sororia Schltr., cultivated at the Hortus Botanicus, Leiden, from Papua New Guinea  

last updated: 19 January 2007 by André Schuiteman

Malesian Orchid Genera