Species (31,468)


Genus - Species - - Year Subgenus Section Subsection Series Distribution #descendants #photos↓
Phalaenopsis tetraspis 1870 Andaman and Nicobar Is., NW. Sumatera 453 104
Vanda sanderiana 1882 Philippines 6831 100
Cattleya purpurata 1855 Subgen. Crispae Sec. Crispae Ser. Cattleyodes SE. & S. Brazil 20681 95
Vanda tessellata 1830 Indian Subcontinent to Indo-China 739 91
Cattleya intermedia 1828 Subgen. Intermediae SE. & S. Brazil to Uruguay 7533 87
Cattleya maxima 1833 Subgen. Cattleya Sec. Maximae Colombia to Peru 113 76
Cattleya trianae 1860 Subgen. Cattleya Sec. Cattleya Colombia 22860 74
Cattleya walkeriana 1843 Subgen. Rhizantha WC. & SE. Brazil 3456 74
Laelia anceps 1835 Subgen. Laelia Sec. Podolaelia Mexico to Honduras 815 73
Cattleya lueddemanniana 1854 Subgen. Cattleya Sec. Cattleya Ser. Lawrenceanae N. Venezuela 14411 72
Vanda falcata 1854 Sec. Neofinetia China to Temp. E. Asia 217 71
Vanda lombokensis 1925 Sec. Deltoglossa Lesser Sunda Is. (Lombok) 70
Catasetum denticulatum 1986 Subgen. Catasetum Sec. Isoceras Subsec. Convergentes Brazil (Rondônia) 80 70
Rhynchostylis gigantea 1896 Hainan to Malesia 228 70
Dendrobium anosmum 1845 Sec. Dendrobium Sri Lanka, Indo-China to New Guinea 79 70
Cattleya labiata 1824 Subgen. Cattleya Sec. Cattleya Brazil 19766 67
Papilionanthe teres 1915 Nepal to China (S. Yunnan) to Indo-China 1115 65
Cattleya mossiae 1838 Subgen. Cattleya Sec. Cattleya N. Venezuela 28304 62
Vanda coerulea 1847 Sec. Longicalcarata Arunachal Pradesh to China (S. Yunnan) 6178 62
Catasetum complanatum 1992 Subgen. Catasetum Sec. Isoceras Subsec. Convergentes Brazil (Rondônia) 5 60
Phalaenopsis equestris 1850 Subgen. Phalaenopsis Sec. Stauroglottis S. Taiwan (Hsiao, Lan Yü) to Philippines 23399 60
Guarianthe skinneri 2003 Subgen. Circumvola Sec. Moradae S. Mexico to C. America 237 57
Dendrobium parishii 1863 Sec. Dendrobium Arunachal Pradesh to China (SE. Yunnan, Guizhou) and Indo-China 65 56
Phalaenopsis violacea 1861 Subgen. Polychilos Sec. Zebrinae Pen. Malaysia to Sumatera 6087 56
Vanda tricolor 1847 Sec. Deltoglossa Jawa to Lesser Sunda Is. 5157 56
Dendrobium polyanthum 1830 Sec. Dendrobium Himalaya to China (S. Yunnan) and Indo-China 57 56
Catasetum pileatum 1882 Subgen. Catasetum Sec. Catasetum Trinidad to Ecuador 415 55
Phalaenopsis bellina 1995 Subgen. Polychilos Sec. Amboinenses Borneo 514 54
Habenaria rhodocheila 1866 S. China to Pen. Malaysia, Philippines 27 53
Dendrobium discolor 1841 Sec. Spatulata Sulawesi to Queensland 5449 53
Cattleya tigrina 1848 Subgen. Falcata Sec. Guttatae E. & S. Brazil 2301 53
Vanda denisoniana 1869 Sec. Longicalcarata Indo-China 697 52
Cattleya violacea 1842 S. Trop. America 242 52
Cattleya forbesii 1826 Subgen. Intermediae Brazil (Rio de Janeiro to Santa Catarina) 2619 52
Dendrobium lasianthera 1932 Sec. Spatulata New Guinea 984 52
Dendrobium spectabile 1859 Sec. Latouria New Guinea to Vanuatu 25 51
Bulbophyllum lobbii 1847 Sec. Sestochilos Arunachal Pradesh to Philippines 75 51
Rhynchostylis retusa 1825 China (S. Yunnan, SW. Guizhou) to Trop. Asia 51 51
Mormodes warszewiczii 1854 Sec. Mormodes Brazil (Acre), Peru to Bolivia 16 50
Cattleya loddigesii 1826 Subgen. Intermediae SE. Brazil to NE. Argentina 9630 50
Bulbophyllum grandiflorum 1849 Sec. Hyalosema Sulawesi to Solomon Is. 4 50
Phalaenopsis pulcherrima 1933 Subgen. Parishianae Sec. Esmeralda Assam to Hainan and W. Malesia 10704 50
Dendrobium kingianum 1844 Sec. Dendrocoryne E. Australia 1345 49
Arundina graminifolia 1910 Trop. & Subtrop. Asia 3 49
Cattleya schilleriana 1857 Subgen. Falcata Sec. Guttatae Brazil (E. Bahia to Espírito Santo) 5435 48
Catasetum expansum 1878 Subgen. Catasetum Sec. Catasetum Ecuador 353 48
Cattleya nobilior 1883 Subgen. Rhizantha Brazil to Bolivia 85 48
Catasetum spitzii 1941 Brazil (Rondônia, Goiás, Brasília, D.F., Tocantins) 19 47
Bulbophyllum streptosepalum 1913 Papua New Guinea to Vanuatu 47
Cattleya warscewiczii 1854 Subgen. Cattleya Sec. Cattleya Colombia 28678 47
Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi 1860 Subgen. Polychilos Sec. Polychilos Bangladesh to W. Malesia and Philippines 437 47
Cymbidium finlaysonianum 1833 Sec. Cymbidium Indo-China to Malesia 30 47
Bulbophyllum contortisepalum 1912 Sec. Hoplandra New Guinea 47
Cattleya percivaliana 1883 Subgen. Cattleya Sec. Cattleya Colombia to NW. & N. Venezuela 6730 47
Catasetum osculatum 1995 Subgen. Catasetum Sec. Catasetum Brazil (Rondônia, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul) 23 46
Bulbophyllum mastersianum 1912 Sec. Ephippium Vietnam, NW. Borneo, Maluku 31 45
Phalaenopsis stuartiana 1881 Subgen. Phalaenopsis Sec. Phalaenopsis Philippines 27759 44
Aerides odorata 1790 China (W. Yunnan, Guangdong) to Trop. Asia 119 44
Bulbophyllum claptonense 1905 Sec. Sestochilos NE. Borneo 14 44
Vanda tricolor var. suavis 1864 Sec. Deltoglossa C. & E. Jawa to Bali 232 43
Bulbophyllum lasiochilum 1874 Sec. Brachyantha Myanmar to Pen. Malaysia 41 43
Bulbophyllum longiflorum 1822 Sec. Cirrhopetalum Uganda to NE. KwaZulu-Natal, W. Indian Ocean, Malesia to Pacific 9 42
Cymbidium ensifolium 1799 Sec. Jensoa Indo-China to Temp. E. Asia and Philippines (Luzon) 1260 42
Bulbophyllum gracillimum 1907 Sec. Cirrhopetalum Pen. Thailand to SW. Pacific 10 42
Coryanthes macrantha 1831 Sec. Lamellunguis Trinidad to S. Trop. America 9 41
Bulbophyllum dearei 1888 Sec. Sestochilos Pen. Malaysia to W. Philippines 18 41
Cattleya harrisoniana 1836 Subgen. Intermediae SE. Brazil 827 41
Dendrobium nobile 1830 Nepal to S. China and Indo-China 2580 41
Phragmipedium besseae 1981 Sec. Micropetalum Ecuador to N. Peru 732 40
Miltonia moreliana 1848 Brazil (SE. Bahia to São Paulo) 88 40
Dendrobium farmeri 1849 C. Himalaya to Pen. Malaysia 20 40
Rhynchostylis coelestis 1891 Indo-China 659 40
Bulbophyllum ericssonii 1893 3 40
Epidendrum stamfordianum 1838 S. Mexico to Venezuela 69 40
Cycnoches pentadactylon 1843 Sec. Heteranthae Peru to Brazil 77 40
Dendrobium devonianum 1840 Sec. Dendrobium Bhutan to S. China 39
Dendrobium christyanum 1882 Sec. Formosae China (SW. Yunnan) to Indo-China 15 39
Coelogyne lentiginosa 1854 Sec. Lentiginosae Indo-China 3 39
Dendrolirium lasiopetalum 2009 Himalaya to Hong Kong and W. Malesia 39
Vanda ampullacea 2012 Sec. Ascocentrum Nepal to China (S. Yunnan) and Indo-China 50 39
Dendrobium leporinum 1909 Sec. Spatulata Maluku to New Guinea 34 39
Bulbophyllum comosum 1890 Sec. Lemniscata Indo-China 39
Dendrobium cuthbertsonii 1888 Sec. Calyptrochilus New Guinea to Bismarck Arch. 19 39
Catasetum macrocarpum 1822 Subgen. Catasetum Sec. Catasetum Trinidad-Tobago to N. Argentina 30 39
Lepanthes telipogoniflora 1996 Subgen. Lepanthes Sec. Lepanthes Subsec. Lepanthes Colombia (Risaralda) 4 39
Cattleya gaskelliana 1885 Colombia to Trinidad 16598 38
Bulbophyllum weberi 1912 Sec. Cirrhopetalum Philippines (Luzon) 38
Paphiopedilum villosum 1892 Subgen. Paphiopedilum Sec. Paphiopedilum Assam to S. China and Indo-China 18223 38
Dendrobium lindleyi 1840 Sec. Densiflora E. Himalaya to S. China 10 38
Dendrobium lineale 1889 Sec. Spatulata New Guinea 2907 38
Paphiopedilum fairrieanum 1892 E. Himalaya to Assam 9133 38
Maxillaria tenuifolia 1837 Mexico to C. America 6 38
Paraphalaenopsis laycockii 1963 Borneo (C. Kalimantan) 120 38
Prosthechea cochleata 1998 S. Florida, Caribbean, Mexico to N. South America 42 38
Dendrobium cariniferum 1869 Sec. Formosae Assam to China (S. Yunnan) and Indo-China 6 38
Vanda insignis 1849 Sec. Deltoglossa Lesser Sunda Is. 557 37
Vanda merrillii 1932 Sec. Deltoglossa Philippines 536 37
Dendrobium wardianum 1863 Sec. Dendrobium E. Himalaya to China (Yunnan) and N. Indo-China 192 37
Paraphalaenopsis labukensis 1981 N. Borneo 54 37
Pabstiella fusca 2010 SE. & S. Brazil 37
Dendrobium senile 1865 Sec. Formosae Indo-China 4 37
Dendrobium macrophyllum 1834 Malesia to W. Pacific 226 37
Bulbophyllum purpurascens 1862 Sec. Cirrhopetalum Pen. Thailand to W. Malesia 3 37
Broughtonia sanguinea 1813 Jamaica 1039 37
Vanda dearei 1886 Sec. Deltoglossa Borneo, Lesser Sunda Is. 4184 37
Bulbophyllum fascinator 1908 Sec. Cirrhopetaloides NE. India to Borneo (Sarawak) 55 36
Thrixspermum centipeda 1790 Sec. Thrixspermum Assam to S. China and Malesia 36
Ludisia discolor 1825 S. China to Sumatera and Philippines 21 36
Bulbophyllum membranifolium subsp. inunctum 2015 Sec. Sestochilos Pen. Malaysia, Borneo, Philippines 1 36
Cattleya tenebrosa 2006 Subgen. Crispae Sec. Crispae Ser. Cattleyodes Brazil (SE. Bahia to Espírito Santo) 17694 36
Bulbophyllum lemniscatoides 1890 Sec. Lemniscata Indo-China to W. Malesia 36
Restrepia iris 1980 Subgen. Restrepia Sec. Restrepia SE. Ecuador 2 35
Bifrenaria harrisoniae 1855 SE. & S. Brazil 12 35
Phragmipedium longifolium 1896 Sec. Lorifolia Costa Rica to Ecuador, Brazil (Goiás) 638 35
Cymbidium aloifolium 1799 Himalaya to W. Malesia 69 35
Phalaenopsis amboinensis 1911 Subgen. Polychilos Sec. Amboinenses Sulawesi to Maluku 16861 35
Phalaenopsis appendiculata 1929 Subgen. Parishianae Pen. Malaysia (Pahang) 12 35
Grammatophyllum speciosum 1825 Sec. Grammatophyllum Indo-China to W. Malesia 4 35
Bulbophyllum thaiorum 1912 Sec. Brachyantha China (Yunnan) to Indo-China 35
Paraphalaenopsis serpentilingua 1963 Borneo (W. Kalimantan) 88 35
Dendrobium fleckeri 1937 Sec. Dendrocoryne N. Queensland 936 35
Maxillaria variabilis 1837 Mexico to NW. Venezuela 4 35
Stelis kefersteiniana 2002 Subgen. Apatostelis Sec. Effusae W. South America to N. Venezuela 35
Stelis gunningiana SE. & S. Brazil 35
Dendrobium pachyphyllum 1963 Sec. Bolbodium Assam to W. Malesia 35
Cattleya cernua 2010 Ser. Sophronitis Brazil to NE. Argentina 96 34
Bulbophyllum romyi 2015 Philippines 1 34
Masdevallia nidifica 1878 Subgen. Nidificia Nicaragua to N. Peru 2 34
Phalaenopsis japonica 2014 Subgen. Hygrochilus China (W. Yunnan, Zhejiang), Korea (Jeollanam-do), SC. & S. Japan to Nansei-shoto 33 34
Stanhopea tigrina var. nigroviolacea 1845 Subgen. Stanhopea Sec. Saccata Mexico (Veracruz, Hidalgo) 25 34
Phalaenopsis amabilis 1825 Malesia to Papuasia 32775 34
Stanhopea confusa 2004 Subgen. Stanhopea Sec. Wardii C. America 34
Paphiopedilum delenatii 1924 Subgen. Parvisepalum China (SE. Sichuan, N. Guangxi) to Vietnam 430 34
Maxillaria striata 1893 Colombia to Peru 8 34
Catasetum discolor 1844 Subgen. Pseudocatasetum S. Trop. America 13 34
Bulbophyllum laxiflorum 1830 Sec. Desmosanthes Indo-China to W. & C. Malesia 34
Coelogyne cristata 1824 Sec. Coelogyne Himalaya to Bangladesh 20 34
Cattleya amethystoglossa 1862 Subgen. Intermediae Brazil (Pernambuco to Espírito Santo) 570 34
Acianthera saurocephala 2001 Sec. Acianthera SE. & S. Brazil 33
Dendrobium stratiotes 1886 Sec. Spatulata Sulawesi, Maluku, Lesser Sunda Is. 3887 33
Vanda lamellata 1838 Sec. Lamellaria N. Borneo, Nansei-shoto (Senkaku-gunto), S. Taiwan to Philippines, Marianas 299 33
Paphiopedilum bellatulum 1892 Subgen. Brachypetalum China (SE. Yunnan, SW. Guizhou, W. Guangxi) to Indo-China 14798 33
Guarianthe bowringiana 2003 Subgen. Circumvola Sec. Moradae Mexico (Chiapas) to Honduras 2223 33
Lankesterella ceracifolia 1940 Venezuela, E. & S. Brazil to NE. Argentina 33
Chiloschista lunifera 1905 Himalaya to Indo-China, Jawa 2 33
Pleione maculata 1851 C. Himalaya to China (W. Yunnan) 18 33
Cattleya praestans 2008 Subgen. Crispae Sec. Hadrolaelia Ser. Hadrolaelia Brazil (Minas Gerais, Espírito Santo) 21 33
Lepanthes maxonii 1913 Costa Rica to Panama 33
Dendrobium trantuanii 2003 Sec. Breviflores Vietnam 4 33
Bulbophyllum polliculosum 1973 Indo-China 33
Bulbophyllum lobbii subsp. siamense 2015 Sec. Sestochilos Arunachal Pradesh to Indo-China, Borneo (Sabah), Philippines (Luzon) 8 33
Paphiopedilum hirsutissimum 1892 Subgen. Paphiopedilum Sec. Paphiopedilum Assam to S. China 2360 33
Ophrys apifera 1762 Europe, Medit. to Caucasus 25 33
Paphiopedilum leucochilum 1975 Subgen. Brachypetalum W. Pen. Thailand 34 33
Prosthechea mariae 1998 E. & C. Mexico 208 33
Bulbophyllum corolliferum 1917 Sec. Cirrhopetalum Pen. Thailand to W. Malesia 5 33
Stanhopea costaricensis 1860 Subgen. Stanhopea Sec. Wardii C. America 5 33
Phalaenopsis schilleriana 1860 Subgen. Phalaenopsis Sec. Phalaenopsis Philippines 29340 33
Dendrobium aphyllum 1928 Sec. Dendrobium Nepal to S. China and Pen. Malaysia 29 33
Vanda flabellata 1985 Sec. Falcata China (S. Yunnan) to Indo-China 165 32
Bulbophyllum papulosum 1999 Sec. Lepidorhiza Philippines 32
Vanda limbata 1849 Sec. Deltoglossa Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Philippines 44 32
Dendrobium moniliforme 1799 Himalaya to Temp. E. Asia 2042 32
Dendrobium bigibbum 1852 Sec. Phalaenanthe S. New Guinea to Queensland (N. & W. Cape York Pen.) 5004 32
Acriopsis liliifolia 1995 Sikkim to NW. Pacific 32
Dendrobium faciferum 1908 Sec. Crumenata Sulawesi to Maluku, Lesser Sunda Is. 1 32
Catasetum fimbriatum 1850 Subgen. Catasetum Sec. Isoceras Subsec. Convergentes S. Trop. America 101 32
Dendrobium bracteosum 1886 Sec. Calyptrochilus Maluku to Bismarck Arch. 9 32
Pholidota chinensis 1847 Sec. Chinenses S. China to Indo-China 32
Dendrobium pulchellum 1830 Sec. Holochrysa Nepal to Pen. Malaysia 50 32
Phalaenopsis lueddemanniana 1865 Subgen. Polychilos Sec. Amboinenses Philippines 22148 32
Cymbidium goeringii 1852 Sec. Jensoa Himalaya to Temp. E. Asia 175 32
Bulbophyllum lepidum 1905 Sec. Cirrhopetalum Indo-China to Hainan and W. & C. Malesia 1 32
Dendrobium unicum 1970 Sec. Dendrobium Indo-China 64 32
Bulbophyllum refractilingue 1931 Sec. Beccariana Borneo 31
Catasetum schmidtianum 1992 Subgen. Catasetum Sec. Catasetum Brazil (Mato Grosso) 30 31
Vanda lamellata var. boxallii 1880 Philippines (Luzon) 1 31
Stelis rodrigoi 2001 Colombia 31
Bulbophyllum pecten-veneris 1974 Sec. Cirrhopetalum S. China to Indo-China, C. & S. Taiwan 3 31
Bulbophyllum anceps 1892 Sec. Sestochilos Borneo 31
Bulbophyllum amplebracteatum subsp. carunculatum 2011 Sec. Lepidorhiza Sulawesi 34 31
Paphiopedilum callosum 1892 Subgen. Sigmatopetalum Subsec. Barbata Indo-China to NW. Pen. Malaysia 5438 31
Bulbophyllum nasica 1913 Sec. Polymeres New Guinea 31
Schoenorchis fragrans 1963 Sec. Pumila Assam to China (S. Yunnan) and Indo-China 31
Lycaste virginalis 1888 Sec. Lycaste Mexico (Chiapas) to Honduras 858 31