Orchid (Brachycorythis disoides)

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Brachycorythis disoides growing in habitat in Madagascar
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Orchid description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassEquisetopsida
OrderAsparagales
FamilyOrchidaceae
GenusBrachycorythis (1)

Information on Brachycorythis disoides is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Orchid status

Brachycorythis disoides has not yet been assessed by the IUCN but is listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. Tropicos - Missouri Botanical Garden (September, 2011)
    http://www.tropicos.org
  2. CITES (September, 2011)
    http://www.cites.org
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Brachycorythis disoides growing in habitat in Madagascar  
Brachycorythis disoides growing in habitat in Madagascar

© Phillip J. Cribb / Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Richmond
Surrey
TW9 3AB
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 208 332 5000
Fax: +44 (0) 208 332 5197
info@kew.org
http://www.rbgkew.org.uk

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