1. Linnaean sources and concepts of orchids.

    Annals of Botany 104(3):365 (2009) PMID 19182221 PMCID PMC2720649

    Linnaeus developed a robust system for naming plants and a useful, if mechanical, system for classifying them. His binomial nomenclature proved the catalyst for the rapid development of our knowledge of orchids, with his work on the family dating back to 1737 in the first edition of his Genera P...