subfamily Orchidoideae

tribe Orchideae

Family number: 1818    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 806
Type genus: Orchis L.
Comments: monocot

Complete list of genera


  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 4 July 2020.