Resumen

Cymbidium sigmoideum (Orchidaceae: Epidendroideae) is reported here as a new record for the  Philippines based on the collection from Antique Province on the island of Panay. A detailed description and  photographs are provided for easy identification of the species. With this discovery, the Philippines now holds a total 13 species and three subspecies of Cymbidium.


Keywords/ Palabras clave: Antique, biodiversity, Cymbidieae, Malesian flora, Panay Island, new record, taxonomy