Orchidaceae fortnight :: Statistics. : Attachments (1). 7 posts by 7 authors.
I have compiled the taxa discussed during the “Orchidaceae fortnight” Episode as usual. Please find it in the attached Excel sheet
My tally comes to 405 in total. Exact figure differs from Gurcharan ji’s figure (450) by 45 probably because I haven’t counted the hybrids with only generic name separately. Anyway …still the number is more than 400.
… has contributed more than half of them.
The major genera had following figures in number of species shared.
Peristylus and Vanda 13 each
Phalaenopsis and Cleisostoma 9 each
Aerides, Eria and Liparis 7 each.
Cymbidium and Nervilia 6 each
Gastrochilus Ophrys and Pholidota 5 each
Acampe, Cheirostylis, Geodorum, Goodyera, Oncidium and Pecteilis 4 each