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Zygopetalum is a genus of orchids belonging to the orchid family, Orchidaceae. Zygopetalum belongs to the subfamily Epidendroideae, tribe Maxillarieae, subtribe Zygopetalinae. This genus comprises of fourteen species.
The name Zygon means yoked petal in Greek. This is in reference to the yoke-like growth at the base of [...]