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any of various showy orchids of the genus Calanthe having white or yellow or rose-colored flowers and broad leaves folded lengthwise

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We further test whether our results would change when six rare species of our dataset (that were formerly common but with most of their populations recently decreased) were considered, instead, as common ones (e.g., three Calanthe species, Cremastra appendiculata var.
Another take-home message from this study is that the results of genetic analyses of several orchid species (e.g., three Calanthe species, Cymbidium kanran, Cypripedium macranthos, Galearis cyclochila, Liparis kumokiri, etc.) could not have been predicted based on generalizations from the allozyme literature or on analyses of congeneric species with similar life history traits, again stressing the importance of empirical genetic studies (Godt & Hamrick, 2001).
In nature, isatin is found in plants of the genus Isatis, in Calanthe discolor LINDL and in Couroupita guianensis Aubl, and has also been found as a component of the secretion from the parotid gland of Bufo frogs and it is an endogenous indole found in the mammalian brain, peripheral tissues, and body fluids [7-10].
Calanthe Wilson-Pant, M.D., DABFM, Prevention Implementation Committee Montana Cancer Control Coalition Roundup Memorial Healthcare Roundup, MT
2009 New species of Calanthe from the Malay Archipelago.
The institute's organizational founder and chief sponsor was the Order of Calanthe, the women's auxiliary of the Colored Knights of Pythias.
GLORIOUS ORCHID: delicate; red and yellow shades of a calanthe; Please send club diaries and gardening queries to Peter Surridge, PO Box 37, Hoylake CH47 5XG
Continue the conversation and you'll discover the expertise necessary to produce show-stopping cattleyas, odontoglossums and calanthes took 30 years to acquire.
The six orchids shown on the Jersey set are: 21p Cymbidium Maufant Jersey in a delicate pink spike of blossoms; 25p Miltonia Millbrook Jersey in vivid red and white; 31p Paphiopedilum Transvaal; 37p Paphiopedilum Elizabeth Castle; 43p Calanthe Five Oaks and 63p Cymbidium Icho Tower Trinity.
He is also the Supreme Worthy Counselor to the Order Court of Calanthe and served 2 years as Worshipful Master of the North Star Lodge.
Peacefully in hospital on 19th August, aged 80 years, Leslie (Les), beloved husband of Jean, much loved dad of Gordon and Ian and of daughter-inlaw Julian, a devoted grandad of Louise, Renford, Calanthe, Nathanael, Amiel and Janai and a dear brother of John.
1997 A new species of Calanthe (Orchidaceae: Epidendroideae: Arethuseae) from Mount Kinabalu, Sabah.