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    A B C D E F G H I-J K L M N O P Q R S T U-V W-Z


    Orchid Genus W

    Abbrev.

    Class

    Formula - Notes

    Waibengara

    Wai.

    hybrid

    Aerides, Ascocentrum, Phalaenopsis, Rhynchostylis, Vanda

    Wailaiara

    Wlra.

    hybrid

    Aerides, Arachnis, Ascocentrum, Rhynchostylis, Vanda

    Wailesa

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Wailesia

    Wailesia

    Wail.

    natural

    See Dipodium

    Waireia

    Wre.

    natural

    In tribe Diurideae, subtribe Megastylidinae

    Waironara

    Wrna.

    hybrid

    Aerides, Renanthera, Rhynchostylis, Vanda

    Waiyengara

    Wyg.

    hybrid

    Aerides, Arachnis, Ascocentrum, Renanthera, Rhynchostylis, Vanda

    Wallnoeferia

     

    natural

    See Helonima

    Walnewa

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Waluewa

    Waluewa

     

    natural

    See Oncidium

    Warasara

    Wrs.

    hybrid

    Broughtonia, Cattleya, Caularthron, Encyclia, Laelia, Prosthechea, Rhyncholaelia

    Warburtonara

    Wba.

    hybrid

    Broughtonia, Cattleya, Epidendrum, Sophronitis (= Cattleya) (see Epicatonia)

    Warcatardia

    Wtd.

    hybrid

    Chaubardia, Pescatoria, Warczewiczella

    Warcewiczella

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Warczewiczella

    Warcewitschia

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Warczewiczella

    Warczatoria

    Wzt.

    hybrid

    Pescatoria, Warczewiczella

    Warczebardia

    Wzb.

    hybrid

    Chaubardia, Warczewiczella

    Warczerhyncha

    Wzr.

    hybrid

    Chondrorhyncha, Warczewiczella

    Warczewiczella

     

    natural

    Correct spelling for Warscewiczella

    Warczewiczia

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Warczewiczella

    Warczewitzia

     

    natural

    See Catasetum

    Warczewscaphe

    Wws.

    hybrid

    Chondroscaphe, Warczewiczella

    Warmingia

    Wa.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Oncidiinae

    Warneara

    Wnra.

    hybrid

    Comparettia, Oncidium, Rodriguezia

    Warnerara

    Wrn.

    hybrid

    Brassavola, Cattleya, Myrmecophila, Rhyncholaelia

    Warrea

    Wra.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Zygopetalinae

    Warreella

    War.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Zygopetalinae

    Warreopsis

    Warp.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Zygopetalinae

    Warscaea

     

    natural

    See Cyclopogon

    Warscatoranthes

    Wtr.

    hybrid

    Cochleanthes, Pescatoria, Warczewiczella

    Warscea

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Warscaea

    Warscewiczella

    W.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Zygopetalinae

    Warscewiczia

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Warczewitzia

    Warscewicziella

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Warczewiczella

    Warscewizella

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Warczewiczella

    Warsewitschia

     

    natural

    Invalidly published - see Cochleanthes

    Warszewiczara

    Wwz.

    hybrid

    Pabstia, Promenaea, Warczewiczella, Zygopetalum

    Warszewiczella

     

    natural

    See Chondrorhyncha, Cochleanthes

    Warszewisczia

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Warczewiczella

    Watanabeara

    Wtb.

    hybrid

    Cochlioda, Comparetia, Oncidium

    Watsonara

    Wts.

    hybrid

    Brassia, Odontoglossum, Oncidium, Trichocentrum

    Wellesleyara

    Wel.

    hybrid

    Cattleya, Epidendrum, Guarianthe, Rhyncholaelia, Sophronitis (= Cattleya)

    Wellia-theka

     

    natural

    Invalidly published - see Pholidota

    Westara

    Wsta.

    hybrid

    Brassavola, Broughtonia, Cattleya, Laelia, Schomburgkia (= Laelia or Myrmecophila) (see Otaara or Siebertara)

    Whitinara

    Whi.

    hybrid

    Cattleya, Guarianthe, Prosthechea, Sophronitis (= Cattleya) (Proguarleya)

    Wiganara

    Wig.

    hybrid

    Broughtonia, Encyclia, Guarianthe, Sophronitis (= Cattleya) (Ballantineara)

    Wilburchangara

    Wbchg.

    hybrid

    Broughtonia, Cattleya, Epidendrum, Schomburgkia (= Laelia or Myrmecophila) (see Jewellara )

    Wilhelmara

    Whm.

    hybrid

    Brassia, Miltonia, Rhynchostele

    Wiliaara

    Wil.

    hybrid

    Cited in literature but without any references or components - J. Shaw

    Wilkara

    Wlk.

    hybrid

    Ascocentrum, Neofinetia, Phalaenopsis

    Wilkinsara

    Wknsra.

    hybrid

    Ascocentrum, Vanda, Vandopsis

    Williamara

    Wlm.

    hybrid

    Colax (= Pabstia), Neogardneria, Promenaea, Zygopetalum (replaced by Fisherara)

    Williamcookara

    Wll.

    hybrid

    Broughtonia, Cattleya, Caularthron, Laelia

    Williampriceara

    Wmp.

    hybrid

    Anguloa, Lycaste, Pabstia, Promenaea, Zygopetalum (replaces Priceara)

    Williamsara

    Wls.

    hybrid

    Broughtonia, Cattleya, Caularthron, Guarianthe, Psychilis, Rhyncholaelia, Sophronitis (= Cattleya) (see Hiattara)

    Wilmotteara

    Wmt.

    hybrid

    Broughtonia, Cattleya, Guarianthe, Myrmecophila

    Wilsonara

    Wils.

    hybrid

    Cochlioda, Odontoglossum, Oncidium

    Wingfieldara

    Wgfa.

    hybrid

    Aspasia, Brassia, Odontoglossum

    Winika

     

    natural

    See Dendrobium

    Winnara

    Win.

    hybrid

    Brassavola, Cattleya, Myrmecophila, Pseudolaelia, Rhyncholaelia, Sophronitis (= Cattleya) (see Knudsenara)

    Wiseara

    Wse.

    hybrid

    Anguloa, Lycaste, Xylobium

    Withnerara

    With.

    hybrid

    Aspasia, Miltonia, Odontoglossum, Oncidium

    Wojcechowskiara

    Woj.

    hybrid

    Broughtonia, Cattleya, Caularthron, Myrmecophila

    Wolfia

     

    natural

    Invalidly published - see Eulophia

    Wolleydodara

    Wly.

    hybrid

    Broughtonia, Cattleya, Epidendrum, Guarianthe

    Wooara

    Woo.

    hybrid

    Brassavola, Broughtonia, Epidendrum

    Woodfortia

     

    natural

    Invalidly published - see Eulophia

    Woodwardara

    Wdwa.

    hybrid

    Colax (= Pabstia), Neogardneria, Zygopetalum (replaced by Neopabstopetalum)

    Wrefordara

    Wr.

    hybrid

    Aerides, Arachnis, Euanthe (= Vanda), Vanda - See Burkillara

    Wrigleyara

    Wrg.

    hybrid

    Brassavola, Cattleya, Laelia, Rhyncholaelia, Sophronitis (= Cattleya) (see Keyesara)

    Wudhikanakornara

    Wud.

    hybrid

    Cattleya, Cattleyella (= Cattleya), Caularthron, Sophronitis (= Cattleya) (see Caulocattleya)

    Wullschlaegelia

    Wu.

    natural

    In tribe Gastrodieae, subtribe Wullschlaegeliinae

     

    Orchid Genus X

    Abbrev.

    Class

    Formula - Notes

    Xantochilum

     

    natural

    Invalidly published - see Odontoglossum

    Xantoglossum

     

    natural

    Invalidly published - see Odontoglossum

    Xaritonia

    Xar.

    natural

    See Tolumnia

    Xeilyanthum

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Xeilyathum

    Xeilyathum

     

    natural

    See Oncidium

    Xenicophyton

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Xenikophyton

    Xenikophyton

    X.

    natural

    In tribe Vandeae, subtribe Aeridinae

    Xenosia

    Xen.

    natural

    In tribe Epidendreae, subtribe Pleurothallidinae

    Xerorchis

    Xe.

    natural

    In tribe Misfits

    Xerriara

    Xra.

    hybrid

    Arachnis, Ascocentrum, Rhynchostylis

    Xilobium

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Xylobium

    Xiphisusa

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Xiphizusa

    Xiphizusa

     

    natural

    See Bulbophyllum

    Xiphophyllum

     

    natural

    Invalidly published - see Cephalanthera

    Xiphosium

    Xip.

    natural

    See Eria

    Xygopetalum

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zygopetalum

    Xylobium

    Xyl.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Lycastinae

     

    Orchid Genus Y

    Abbrev.

    Class

    Formula - Notes

    Yahiroara

    Yhra.

    hybrid

    Brassavola, Cattleya, Epidendrum, Laelia, Schomburgkia (= Laelia or Myrmecophila) (see Adamara )

    Yamadaara

    Yam.

    hybrid

    See Adamara (Corrected spelling for Yamadara) (replaced by Adamara) (Brassavola, Cattleya, Epidendrum, Laelia)

    Yamadara

    Yamad.

    hybrid

    Original spelling - corrected to Yamadaara -
    (Brassavola, Cattleya, Epidendrum, Laelia)

    Yapara

    Yap.

    hybrid

    Phalaenopsis, Rhynchostylis, Vanda

    Yeeara

    Yra.

    hybrid

    Brassavola, Broughtonia, Cattleya, Epidendrum, Laelia, Schomburgkia (= Laelia or Myrmecophila), Sophronitis (= Cattleya)

    Yeepengara

    Ypga.

    hybrid

    Aerides, Phalaenopsis, Rhynchostylis, Vanda

    Yinmunara

    Ymn.

    hybrid

    Ascocentrum, Christensonia, Rhynchostylis

    Yinwaiara

    Yin.

    hybrid

    Aerides, Christensonia, Rhynchostylis, Vanda

    Yithoeara

    Yit.

    hybrid

    Aerides, Ascocentrum, Doritis, Phalaenopsis, Rhynchostylis, Vanda

    Yoania

    Y.

    natural

    In tribe Calypsoeae (no subtribes in Calypsoeae)

    Yolanda

     

    natural

    See Brachionidium

    Yoneoara

    Ynra.

    hybrid

    Renanthera, Rhynchostylis, Vandopsis

    Yonezawaara

    Yzwr.

    hybrid

    Neofinetia, Rhynchostylis, Vanda

    Yonopsis

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Ionopsis

    Youngyouthara

    Ygt.

    hybrid

    Brassavola, Broughtonia, Cattleya, Caularthron

    Ypsilactyle

    Ypt.

    hybrid

    Tridactyle, Ypsilopus

    Ypsilopus

    Yp.

    natural

    In tribe Vandeae, subtribe Aerangidinae

    Yusofara

    Ysfra.

    hybrid

    Arachnis, Ascocentrum, Renanthera, Vanda

     

     

     

     

     

    Orchid Genus Z

    Abbrev.

    Class

    Formula - Notes

    Zahleria

     

    natural

    See Masdevallia

     

    Zeduba

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zoduba

     

    Zelemnia

    Zlm.

    hybrid

    Tolumnia, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelenchilum

    Zlc.

    hybrid

    Cyrtochilum, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelenchostele

    Zcs.

    hybrid

    Rhynchostele, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelencidiostele

    Zct.

    hybrid

    Oncidium, Rhynchostele, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelenettia

    Znt.

    hybrid

    Comparettia, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelengomestele

    Zgs.

    hybrid

    Gomesa, Rhynchostele, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelenkoa

    Zel.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Oncidiinae - split from Oncidium

     

    Zelenkoara

    Zka

    hybrid

    Leochilus, Oncidium, Rodriguezia, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelenkocidium

    Zed.

    hybrid

    Oncidium, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelglossoda

    Zgd.

    hybrid

    Cochlioda, Odontoglossum, Zelenkoa

     

    Zeltonossum

    Zts.

    hybrid

    Miltonia, Odontoglossum, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelumguezia

    Zgz.

    hybrid

    Rodriguezia, Tolumnia, Zelenkoa

     

    Zelyrtodium

    Zyd.

    hybrid

    Cyrtochilum, Oncidium, Zelenkoa

     

    Zenxine

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zeuxine

     

    Zetagyne

    Ze.

    natural

    In tribe Coelogyneae, subtribe Coelogyninae

     

    Zeuxina

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zeuxine

     

    Zeuxine

    Zeu.

    natural

    In tribe Cranichideae, subtribe Goodyerinae

     

    Zeuxinella

    Zxl.

    natural

    In tribe Cranichideae, subtribe Goodyerinae

     

    Zhukowskia

     

    natural

    See Sarcoglottis

     

    Zoduba

     

    natural

    See Calanthe

     

    Zodula

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zoduba

     

    Zongora

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Gongora

     

    Zoophora

     

    natural

    See Orchis

     

    Zootrophion

    Zo.

    natural

    In tribe Epidendreae, subtribe Pleurothallidinae - new name for Cryptophoranthus

     

    Zoselorashyles

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zosterostylis

     

    Zoserostylis

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zosterostylis

     

    Zosterophyllanthos

     

    natural

    See Pleurothallis

     

    Zosterostylis

     

    natural

    See Cryptostylis

     

    Zuexine

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zeuxine

     

    Zuxine

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zeuxine

     

    Zyganisia

    Zyn.

    hybrid

    Aganisia, Zygopetalum (See Zygonisia)

     

    Zygobardia

    Zbd.

    hybrid

    Chaubardia, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygobatemania

    Zbt.

    hybrid

    Orthographic variant of Zygobatemannia - (Batemannia, Zygopetalum)

     

    Zygobatemannia

    Zbm.

    hybrid

    Batemannia, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygocalyx

    Zyo.

    hybrid

    Orthographic error for Zygocolax - (Colax, Zygopetalum)

     

    Zygocaste

    Zcst.

    hybrid

    Lycaste, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygocella

    Zcla.

    hybrid

    Mendoncella (= Galeottia), Zygopetalum - See Galeopetalum

     

    Zygocidium

    Zy.

    hybrid

    Oncidium, Zygopetalum - component species now in other genera - no hybrids known

     

    Zygocolax

    Zcx.

    hybrid

    Colax (= Pabstia), Zygopetalum - See Zygopabstia

     

    Zygodendrum

    Zyg.

    hybrid

    Epidendrum, Zygopetalum - component species now in other genera - no hybrids known

     

    Zygodisanthus

    Zdsnth.

    hybrid

    Paradisanthus, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygoglossum

     

    natural

    Invalidly published - see Bulbophyllum

     

    Zygolax

    Zgx.

    hybrid

    See Zygocolax - (Colax, Zygopetalum)

     

    Zygolum

    Zglm.

    hybrid

    Zygopetalum, Zygosepalum

     

    Zygomatophyllum

    Zmt.

    hybrid

    Grammatophyllum, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygomena

    Zma.

    hybrid

    See Zygolum - Menadenium (old name for Zygosepalum), Zygopetalum

     

    Zygomenzella

    Zmz.

    hybrid

    Promenaea, Warczewiczella, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygoneria

    Zga.

    hybrid

    Neogardneria, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygonisatoria

    Zsr.

    hybrid

    Aganisia, Pescatoria, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygonisia

    Zns.

    hybrid

    Aganisia, Zygopetalum - Syn. Zyganisia

     

    Zygopabstia

    Zba.

    hybrid

    Pabstia, Zygopetalum (replaces Zygocolax)

     

    Zygopetalon

     

    natural

    Invalidly published - see Zygopetalum

     

    Zygopetalum

    Z.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Zygopetalinae

     

    Zygorhyncha

    Zcha.

    hybrid

    Chondrorhyncha, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygoscaphe

    Zcp.

    hybrid

    Chondroscaphe, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygosepalon

     

    natural

    Orthographic variant of Zygopetalon

     

    Zygosepalum

    Zspm.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Zygopetalinae - new name for. Menadenium

     

    Zygosepella

    Zsp.

    hybrid

    Warczewiczella, Zygosepalum

     

    Zygostates

    Zyt.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Ornithocephalinae

     

    Zygostylis

    Zsts.

    hybrid

    Otostylis, Zygopetalum

     

    Zygotorea

    Zgt.

    hybrid

    Pescatorea (= Pescatoria), Zygopetalum

     

    Zygowarrea

    Zwr.

    hybrid

    Warrea,Zygopetalum

     

    Zygozella

    Zzl.

    hybrid

    Warczewiczella, Zygopetalum

     

    Zylobium

    Zyl.

    natural

    In tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Lycastinae

     

     

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