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Huntleya

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Kingdom  Plantae
Subfamily  Epidendroideae
Subtribe  Zygopetalinae
Rank  Genus
Family  Orchidaceae
Tribe  Maxillarieae
Scientific name  Huntleya
Order  Asparagales
Huntleya IOSPE PHOTOS
Lower classifications  Huntleya meleagris, Huntleya burtii, Huntleya lucida, Huntleya citrina, Huntleya fasciata

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Huntleya is a small orchid genus native to South America, Central America and Trinidad.

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These are epiphytic, pseudobulbless and often larger plants with subplicate leaves nearing forty centimeters long, erect and single-flowered. They occur in wet cloud forests at medium altitudes.

Huntleya IOSPE PHOTOS

Huntleya


Species

Species currently accepted as of June 2014:

Huntleya IOSPE PHOTOS
  1. Huntleya apiculata (Rchb.f.) Rolfe - Colombia
  2. Huntleya brevis Schltr. - Colombia
  3. Huntleya burtii (Endres & Rchb.f.) Rolfe - from Colombia north to Guatemala
  4. Huntleya caroli P.Ortiz - Colombia
  5. Huntleya citrina Rolfe - Colombia, Ecuador
  6. Huntleya fasciata Fowlie - Ecuador, Panama, Belize
  7. Huntleya grandiflora Lam. - Colombia
  8. Huntleya gustavii (Rchb.f.) Rolfe - Colombia, Ecuador
  9. Huntleya lucida (Rolfe) Rolfe - Venezuela (including the Venezuelan Islands of the Caribbean), Guyana, Ecuador, Brazil
  10. Huntleya meleagris Lindl. - Trinidad and northern South America to Brazil
  11. Huntleya sessiliflora Bateman ex Lindl. - Guyana
  12. Huntleya vargasii Dodson & D.E.Benn. - Peru
  13. Huntleya waldvogelii Jenny - Colombia
  14. Huntleya wallisii (Rchb.f.) Rolfe - Ecuador
Huntleya IOSPE PHOTOS
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References

Huntleya Wikipedia


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