The Genus Solenidiopsis Senghas (Orchidaceae: Oncidiinae), A Discussion and Revision



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Dalstrom, S. (1999). The Genus Solenidiopsis Senghas (Orchidaceae: Oncidiinae), A Discussion and Revision. Selbyana, 20(1), 1–9. Retrieved from


The genus Solenidiopsis Senghas is analyzed and revised, and its range in Peru is provided. Two species, S. peruviana (Schltr.) D.E. Bennett & Christenson and S. tigroides (C. Schweinf.) Senghas, are recognized and differentiated in a key. Synonymy is discussed. Evidence at this point indicates that Solenidiopsis should be subsumed into Cochlioda (Lindl.) Benth or possibly both into Odontoglossum Kunth.


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