Along with thethey are one of the two largest families of flowering plants. The Orchidaceae have about 28,000 currently accepteddistributed in about orchid.

The determination of which family is larger is still under debate, because verified data on the members of such enormous families are continually in flux. Regardless, the number of orchid species is nearly equal to the number ofmore than twice the number of species, and about four times the number of species. The family encompasses about 6—11% of all. The largest genera orchid 2,000 speciesorchid species1,400 orchid and 1,000 species.

It also includes the genus of thethe...

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