What is a Doritaenopsis or Dpts.?

michigoose(Z5OH)January 1, 2013

A Doritaenopsis (often abbreviated as Dpts.) is a cross between two closely related genus--a Doritis and a Phalaenopsis. Recently, taxonomists have been debating whether or not a Doritis should be included in the Phalaenopsis genus as it is very closely related.

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