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Taxon: Lycaste skinneri Lindl.

Synonym of Lycaste virginalis (Scheidw.) Lindl.

Genus: Lycaste
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
Nomen number: 22924
Place of publication: Edwards's Bot. Reg. 29: misc. 15. 1843
Link to protologue:
Comment: based on Maxillaria skinneri Bateman, 1842 (non Bateman ex Lindl. 1840), an illegitimate later homonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53) that is unavailable for use
Name Verified on: 22-Jul-2016 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  3. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  4. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: = Lycaste virginalis (Scheidw.) Lindl.
  5. Oakes, A. & D. S. Correll. 1952-1953. Orchids of Guatemala. Fieldiana, Bot. 26. Note: = Lycaste virginalis (Scheidw.) Lindl.
  6. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Lycaste skinneri Lindl. :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=22924. Accessed 23 July 2019.