Orchids Wiki
Advertisement
Lockhartia


Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
SubTribe: Oncidiinae
Alliance:
Genus: Lockhartia
Hooker 1827
Type Species
Lockhartia biserra


Lockhartia, abbreviated Lhta in horticultural trade, is a genus of orchids (family Orchidaceae) and the only genus of alliance Lockhartia.

Distribution[]

There are about 30 species, distributed from Mexico through northern South America.

Description[]

Plants in this genus have pendant, braided and flat belt-like stem. Plants have two pollina.

Culture[]

Grow plants in cool to intermediate temperatures in partial shade to bright light. Water plant when mix drys. During the winter give plants a slight dryout between waterings. Water approximately once a week. Pot with medium fir bark.


Naming[]

The genus is named after English botanist David Lockhart

Synonyms[]

  1. Fernandezia Lindley 1833

Species[]

  • Lockhartia acuta (Lindl.) Rchb.f., 1852.
  • Lockhartia amoena Endres & Rchb.f., 1872.
  • Lockhartia bennettii Dodson, 1989.
  • Lockhartia chocoensis Kraenzl. in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), 1923.
  • Lockhartia goyazensis Rchb.f., 1852.
  • Lockhartia hercodonta Rchb.f. ex Kraenzl. in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), 1923.
  • Lockhartia imbricata (Lam.) Hoehne, 1952.
  • Lockhartia ivainae M.F.F.Silva & A.T.Oliveira, 2001 publ. 2002.
  • Lockhartia latilabris C.Schweinf., 1951.
  • Lockhartia lepticaula D.E.Benn. & Christenson, 2001.
  • Lockhartia ludibunda Rchb.f., 1857.
  • Lockhartia lunifera (Lindl.) Rchb.f., 1852.
  • Lockhartia micrantha Rchb.f., 1852.
  • Lockhartia mirabilis (Rchb.f.) Rchb.f., 1855.
  • Lockhartia oblongicallosa Carnevali & G.A.Romero in G.A.Romero & G.Carnevali, 2000.
  • Lockhartia obtusata L.O.Williams, 1941.
  • Lockhartia odontochila Kraenzl. in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), 1923.
  • Lockhartia oerstedii Rchb.f., 1852.
  • Lockhartia parthenocomos (Rchb.f.) Rchb.f., 1852.
  • Lockhartia pittieri Schltr., 1913.
  • Lockhartia platyglossa Rchb.f., 1876.
  • Lockhartia schunkei D.E.Benn. & Christenson, 1998.
  • Lockhartia serra Rchb.f., 1878.
  • Lockhartia triangulabia Ames & C.Schweinf., 1925.
  • Lockhartia tuberculata D.E.Benn. & Christenson, 1994.
  • Lockhartia variabilis Ames & C.Schweinf., 1925.
Advertisement