noun, plural phal·ae·nop·sis.
Origin of phalaenopsis
Examples from the Web for phalaenopsis
This is important, as it explains all the astounding projections on the labellum of Oncidium, Phalaenopsis, etc.More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II|Charles Darwin
The story of Phalaenopsis Sanderiana is a striking instance.
Further back in the mountains I came across some fine species of Phalaenopsis.Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines|H. Wilfrid Walker
The Phalaenopsis, they said, abounded within a few hundred yards, and the Aerides was common enough.
The discovery of Phalaenopsis Sanderiana was an interesting event; nor for botanists alone.