Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Vandeae
Subtribus: Aeridinae
Genus: Luisia
Species: Luisia abrahami

Name edit

Luisia abrahami Vatsala in A.Abraham & P.Vatsala, Introd. Orchids: 489 (1981).

  • Type locality: India, Kerala, Thenmalai-Aryankavu range.
  • Holotype: 11. April 1973, Vatsala No. 207, KUBH, Isotype at TBGT.

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Asia-Tropical
    • Indian Subcontinent
      • India (Kerala).

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

References edit

Primary references edit

  • Vatsala, A. & A.Abraham 1981. Introduction to Orchids with illustrations and descriptions of 150 South Indian Orchids. Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute, Trivandrum.

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