Oeceoclades Lindl.

First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 18: t. 1522 (1832)
This genus is a synonym of Eulophia

This name is accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Oeceoclades.]
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2009). Epidendroideae (Part two). Genera Orchidacearum 5: 1-585. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford. [Cited as Oeceoclades.]

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Garay & P. Taylor in Bot. Mus. Leafl. [Harv. Univ.] 24, 9: 249–274 (1976).
  • in Edward’s Bot. Reg. 18: sub t. 1522 (1832).

Eulophiinae: e-monocot.org

  • Bone, R.E., J. Smith, A.C., Arrigo, N. & Buerki, S. A macro-ecological perspective on crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) photosynthesis evolution in Afro-Madagascan drylands: Eulophiinae orchids as a case study. New Phytologist n/a - n/a (2015).doi:10.111
  • Garay, L.A. & Taylor, P. The genus Oeceoclades. (1976).at
  • Lindley, J. Original description of Oeceoclades. 18, (1842).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • in Bot. Reg. 18, sub t. 1522 (1832)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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