Oncidium × floride-phillipsiae Moir & A.D.Hawkes

, Phytologia 15(1): 6 (-7) (1967). BHL
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Phytologia; Designed to Expedite Botanical Publication. New York
15(1): 6 (-7)
Date of Publication
Jun 1967
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
W. W. G. Moir 14
Water Isle, in harbor of Charlotte Amalie
Collection Date
7 Jun 1969
Type Herbaria
neotype AMES
Chosen By
Moir Phytologia 19(1): 52. 1969 [21 Oct 1969]
Distribution Of Types
St. Thomas (Virgin Islands (U.S.))
Type Remarks
Type collection, made by Walter Phillips on 6 Mar 1964, flowered in cultivation by W. W. G. Moir, Honolulu, Hawaii.


Specific epithet as floride-phillipsae. Specific name honors: Floride-Phillips, wife of Walter Phillips. Holotype specimen (originally collected by Walter Phillips s.n. (in summer 1963) and flowered in cultivation in 1966 in Hawaii) housed at BISH became moldy and disintegrated (vide Moir 1969). Neotype data from the NT. label.


Basionym of
Tolumnia × floride-phillipsiae (Moir & A.D.Hawkes) I.G.Cohen, Lindleyana 22(1): 6 (2009).
Hybrid Parent
Oncidium prionochilum Kraenzl., Pflanzenr. (Engler) IV. 50: 233 (fig. 20) (1922).
Hybrid Parent
Oncidium variegatum (Sw.) Sw., Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Nya Handl. 21: 240 (1800).