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Table 1 Details of the six native orchids used in this study

From: CAM plasticity in epiphytic tropical orchid species responding to environmental stress

 Full scientific name and authorityCommon nameReferences for photosynthetic characterization (C3 or CAM)
C3Coelogyne rochussenii
de Vriese (1854)
Rouchussen’s CoelogyneArditti (1980); Hew and Yong (2004)
Coelogyne mayeriana
Rchb. f. 1877
Mayer’s Coelogyne
Bulbophyllum membranaceum Teijsm. and Binn. 1854The Membranous Bulbophyllum
CAMBulbophyllum vaginatum
(Lindl.) Rchb.f 1864
The Vagina BulbophyllumYam (2013); Yong et al. (2015)
Dendrobium leonis
Rchb. f. 1864
The lion-like DendrobiumWadasinghe and Hew (1995); Hew et al. (1998)
Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi
(Breda) Blume and Rchb.f. 1860
Deer antlered phalaenopsisMotomura et al. (2008)