Readership: Research scientists and students in orchid biology, taxonomy, and evolution. Orchid breeders, hybridizers, collectors, and enthusiasts.
Edited by Alec M. Pridgeon, Sainsbury Orchid Fellow, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Phillip Cribb, Deputy Keeper of the Herbarium and Curator of the Orchid Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Mark W. Chase, Head of the Molecular Systematics Section, Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and Finn N. Rasmussen, Associate Professor, Botanical Institute, University of Copenhagen
"39 different botanists from nine different countries are listed as contributing authors in this newest volume of the series. This fact alone says a great deal about the importance of this book and its value to orchidology." - Ken Cameron, The New York Botanical Garden, AOS Magazine 2006.
"...an absolute must have for anyone interested in orchid biology." - Ken Cameron, The New York Botanical Garden, AOS Magazine 2006
"...an organized, easily readable and attractive book. I strongly encourage both orchid scientists and general orchid enthusiasts to consider purchasing Volume 4 of Genera Orchidacearum" - Ken Cameron, The New York Botanical Garden, AOS Magazine
"Specialist growers of these groups will want to own a copy." - Orchid Society of Great Britain Journal
List of contributors
List of colour plates
I: Epidendroideae (Part one)
Index to scientific names