The endemic orchid genera of the Antilles

In the Antillean Archipelago there are more than 600 species of orchids in about 120 genera. Of them about 90 species belong to 14 endemic genera. The Antillean genera are purely a Greater Antilles phe- nomenon. Only three species extend into Florida and three into the Lesser Antilles 

Main Author: Nir, Mark A.
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: Universidad de Costa Rica 2016
Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/lankesteriana/article/view/23001
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/20987
Summary: In the Antillean Archipelago there are more than 600 species of orchids in about 120 genera. Of them about 90 species belong to 14 endemic genera. The Antillean genera are purely a Greater Antilles phe- nomenon. Only three species extend into Florida and three into the Lesser Antilles