Cattleya harrisoniana

Cattleya harrisoniana
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Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
(unranked):Angiosperms
(unranked):Monocots
Order:Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily:Epidendroideae
Tribe:Epidendreae
Subtribe:Laeliinae
Genus:Cattleya
Subgenus:
Species:C. harrisoniana
Binomial name
Cattleya harrisoniana
Bateman ex Lindl.
Synonyms
  • Cattleya harrisoniae Paxton
  • Cattleya concolor Drapiez
  • Cattleya harrisonii P.N.Don
  • Cattleya papeiansiana C.Morren
  • Cattleya harrisoniana var. alba Beer
  • Cattleya loddigesii var. harrisoniae (Paxton) A.H.Kent
  • Cattleya brownii Rolfe

Cattleya harrisoniana ("Harrison's Cattley's orchid") is a bifoliate Cattleya species of orchid. The diploid chromosome number of C. harrisoniana has been determined as 2n = 40. The haploid chromosome number of C. harrisoniana has been determined as n = 20.[1]

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References and external links

  1. ^ page 251 of L. P. Felix and M. Guerra: "Variation in chromosome number and the basic number of subfamily Epidendroideae (Orchidaceae)" Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 163(2010)234—278. The Linnean Society of London. Downloaded October 2010 from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1095-8339.2010.01059.x/abstract

A comparison between C. harrisoniana and C. loddigesii[1]


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