Genus: Phalaenopsis Blume

Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Vandeae
Genus number: 9209
Last updated: 10-Nov-2015
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN


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  2. Pridgeon, A. M. et al., eds. 1999-. Genera Orchidacearum. Note: Oxford University Press
  3. Tsai, C. C. et al. 2003. Phylogeny of the genus Phalaenopsis (Orchidaceae) with emphasis on the subgenus Phalaenopsis based on the sequences of the internal transcribed spacers 1 and 2 of rDNA. J. Hort. Sci. 78:879-887.
  4. Tsai, C. C. et al. 2006. Molecular phylogeny of Phalaenopsis Blume (Orchidaceae) based on the internal transcribed spacer of the nuclear ribosomal DNA. Pl. Syst. Evol. 256:1-16.

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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.