ⓘ Achlydosa

                                     

ⓘ Achlydosa

Achlydosa glandulosa is a species of orchid endemic to New Caledonia and the only species of the genus Achlydosa. This species has previously been placed in the genus Megastylis. Its closest relative is Pterostylis, the sole other genus of subtribe Pterostylidinae.

                                     
  • generally applies to the column. The clostest relative of Pterostylis is Achlydosa restricted to New Caledonia and the sole other genus of subtribe Pterostylidinae
  • Manniellinae: tropical Africa Genus: Manniella Subtribe Pterostylidinae Genera: Achlydosa Pterostylis Subtribe Spiranthinae: about 30 genera largely terrestrial
  • Monocots Order: Asparagales Family: Orchidaceae Subfamily: Orchidoideae Tribe: Cranichideae Subtribe: Pterostylidinae Pfitzer Genera Achlydosa Pterostylis