Cycnoches


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Noun1.Cycnoches - genus of epiphytic or terrestrial tropical American orchids
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Orchidaceae, orchid family, Orchidaceae - enormous cosmopolitan family of perennial terrestrial or epiphytic plants with fleshy tubers or rootstocks and unusual flowers
swan orchid, swanflower, swan-flower, swanneck, swan-neck - any of several orchids of the genus Cycnoches having slender arching columns of flowers suggesting the neck of a swan
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Otro caso es el de Cycnoches ventricosum Bateman la cual es dificil de localizar in situ, ya que es una especie de flores vistosas; que ha sido objeto de colecta ilegal con fines ornamentales; a esto se suma el cambio de uso de suelo de la selva alta perennifolia que ahora se ha convertido en pastizal y cultivo de temporal (Tudela, 1992).
(33) For Grey as for Bateman, this Rara avis is Cycnoches Ventricosum or Swan orchid (fig.
Cuellar 26 (XAL) Cycnoches Mexico, Veracruz, - ventricosum M.