Definition of Genus coelogyne
1. Noun. Large diverse genus of tropical Asiatic epiphytic orchids.
Group relationships: Family Orchidaceae, Orchid Family, Orchidaceae
Member holonyms: Coelogyne
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Coelogyne
Literary usage of Genus coelogyne
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Orchidaceae: Illustrations and Studies of the Family Orchidaceae by Oakes Ames (1908)
"In 1861 Reichenbach, in accordance with other sweeping changes, referred D. pumilum to the genus Coelogyne in ..."