What are the levels of classification of an orchid?
|Superorder||Lilianae – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones|
|Family||Orchidaceae – orchids|
|Genus||Platanthera Rich. – bog orchid, fringed orchid|
Keeping this in consideration, what is the classification of an orchid?
Secondly, what is the domain of orchids? Eukaryote
Additionally, what kingdom are orchids in?
How many species of orchids are there?
"The orchid family includes nearly 900 genera, somewhere between 20,000 and 30,000 species and over 70,000 hybrids or cultivars." The Orchid Family or orchidaceae are the largest family of angiosperms, or flowering plants in the world. Approximately twenty thousand species and nine hundred genera of orchids are known.