[OGD] Mexipedium

"Victor Albert
Empire Innovation Professor in Biological Sciences [University of Buffalo]
...
expert in the evolutionary biology of flowering plants and a scientist in 
UB's New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences...

... his office on the Downtown Campus, Albert keeps three... Mexipedium, a 
name he gave those flowers in the early 1990s after determining they 
comprised their own genus.
In nature, these orchids have only been observed in... Oaxaca, Mexico, 
where seven of them were growing at the time of their discovery."

URL : http://www.buffalo.edu/ubreporter/2009_07_29/profile

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Regards,

VB


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