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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Phalaenopsis amabilis subvar. gloriosa (Rchb.f.) Ames, Orchidaceae 2: 227 (1908).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Phalaenopsis amabilis subsp. amabilis.
Family: Orchidaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Phalaenopsis gloriosa Rchb.f., Gard. Chron., ser. 3, 3: 554 (1888).

Phalaenopsis aphrodite var. gloriosa (Rchb.f.) A.H.Kent in H.J.Veitch, Man. Orchid. Pl. 7: 25 (1891).

Phalaenopsis amabilis var. gloriosa (Rchb.f.) Brero, Orchidee (Bandoeng) 6: 46 (1937), no basionym ref. or Latin descr.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts