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Tetramicra canaliculata
Tetramicra elegans (as syn. Brassavola elegans) - Curtis' 58 (N.S. 5) pl. 3098 (1831).jpg
Tetramicra elegans (as syn. Brassavola elegans) - Illustration in Curtis's Botanical Magazine, vol. 58 (N.S. 5) pl. 3098 (1831)
Scientific classification
Tetramicra (plant)
  • Limodorum canaliculatum Aubl., 1775
  • Epidendrum canaliculatum (Aubl.) Poir. in Lamarck, 1810.
  • Cymbidium rigidum Willd., 1806
  • Cyrtopodium elegans Ham., 1825
  • Brassavola elegans (Ham.) Hook., 1831
  • Tetramicra rigida (Willd.) Lindl., 1831
  • Oncidium elegans (Ham.) Beer, 1854
  • Bletia rigida (Willd.) Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers, 1862
  • Bletia schomburgkii Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers, 1862
  • Epidendrum subaequale Eggers, 1879
  • Bletia subaequalis (Eggers) Rchb.f., 1886
  • Tetramicra schomburgkii (Rchb.f.) Rolfe, 1889
  • Brassavola rigida (Willd.) Bold., 1909
  • Tetramicra elegans (Ham.) Cogn. in I.Urban, 1910

Tetramicra canaliculata is a species of orchids in the subtribe Laeliinae. It is found in Florida, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and the Lesser Antilles. It is the type species of its genus.

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