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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aerides leoniae (Rchb.f.) Rchb.f., Orchidophile (Argenteuil) 5: 301 (1885).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Aerides falcata Lindl. & Paxton, Paxton's Fl. Gard. 2: 142 (1851).
Family: Orchidaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Aerides expansa var. leoniae Rchb.f., Gard. Chron., n.s., 18: 40 (1882).

Aerides falcata var. leoniae (Rchb.f.) A.H.Kent in H.J.Veitch, Man. Orchid. Pl. 7: 68 (1891).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts