CITES Orchid Checklist Volume 5


Edited by A. Sieder, H. Rainer, and M. Kiehn

CITES Orchid Checklist Volume 5

Edited by A. Sieder, H. Rainer, and M. Kiehn

Distributed for Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

408 pages | 6 x 9 1/2 | © 2009
Paper w/CD $30.00 ISBN: 9781842462256 Published April 2010 For sale in Canada, Mexico, and the USA only
This is the fifth in the CITES orchid checklists series and covers the genera Acrochaene, Bulbophyllum, Chaseella, Codonosiphon, Drymoda, Monomeria, Monosepalum, Pedilochilus, Saccoglossum, Sunipia and Trias. It contains a full list of accepted names, synonyms and distribution of all the species concerned and is an essential tool for anyone working in CITES or on orchids. 

The CD-ROM includes orchid checklists 1–5, a total of some 46 genera. Also included on the CD-ROM are the three books in the series of CITES User’s Guides, CITES and Plants, CITES and Succulents and CITES and Slipper Orchids. These include fully illustrated PowerPoint training presentations and full text in English, French and Spanish.



1.      Background

2.      How to use the checklist

3.      Conventions employed in parts I, II and III

4.      Geographical areas

5.      Orchidaceae controlled by CITES

6.      Abbreviations, botanical terms, and Latin

Part I: All names in current use

Ordered alphabetically on all names

Part II : Accepted names in current use

Ordered alphabetically on accepted names (including distribution)













Part III: Country Checklist


Annex I:

New names, combinations and synonyms in Bulbophyllum Thouars

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