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Orchid Genus Abbr. Pronunciation
Aerangis Aergs ay-er-RANG-is
Aliceara Alcra al-iss-ee-AR-uh
Angreacum Angcm am-GRYE-cum
Anoectachillus Anct an-nek-toh-KYE-luss
Ascosenda Ascda as-koe-SEN-da
Bakerara Bak BAKER-ar-ah
Barkeria Bark bar-KER-ee-ah
Beallara Brlla bee-al-ARE-ah
Bergmanara Brg BERG-man-ara
Brassada Brsa brass-AY-dah
Brassia Brs BRASS-ee-ah
Brassidium Brsdm bra-SID-ee-um
Brassocattleya Bc brass-oh-Kat-lee-yah
Brassolaelia Bl brass-soe-LAY-lee-ah
Brassolaeliocattleya Blc brass-soe-LAY-lee-oh-kat-lee-ah
Brassophronthe Bsp brass-soe-FRAN-thee
Brassophonitis Bnts brass-soe-fro-NYE-tis
Broughtonia Bro brow-TOH-nee-ah
Bublophyllum Bulb bulb-oh-FILL-um
Barrageara Burr burr-AGE-are-ah
Catcylaelia Ctyl kat-sih-Lay-lee-ah
Cattleya C KAT-lee-a
Cattlianthe Ctt kat-LEE-an-thee
Ceratostylis Css sayr-at-oh-STYE-liss
Chiloschista Chsch kye-loh-SHISS-tah
Cirrhopetalum Cirr seer-oh-PET-ah-lum
Coelogyne Coel see-loh-GYE-ne
Cymbidium Cym sim-BID-ee-um)
Degarmoara Dgrma day-gar-MOE-are-ah
Dendrobium Den den-DROH-bee-um
Dendrochilum Ddc den-droh-KYE-lum
Diacattleya Diaca die-ah-KAT-lee-ah
Doritaenopsis Dtps dore-ite-ay-NOP-sis
Epidendrum Epi ep-ee-DEN-drum
Epilaeliocattleya Epic ep-ee-lay-lee-oh-KAT-lee-ah
Eria Eria EER-ee-ah
Galeandra Gal gal-ee-AN-drah
Gongora Gga gone-GORE-ah
Goodyeara G good-YEAR-ah
Gramatophyllum Gram gram-at-oh-FILL-um
Gratrixara Grx gray-TRICKS-are-ah
Guarianthe Gur gwore-ee-AN-thee
Guarisophleya Gsl
Guaritonia Grt
Haraella Grt ha-rah-El-ah
Howeara Hwra how-ee-ARE-ah
Ionocidium Incdm eye-on-SID-ee-um
Isochilus Iso eye-so-KYE-lus
Laeliocattleya Lc LAY-lee-oh-kat-lee-a
Oncidium Onc on-SID-ee-um
Paphiopedilum Paph paff-ee-oh-PEH-di-lum
Phalaenopsis Phal fal en-OP-sis
Phragmipedium Phrag frag-muh-PEE-dee-um