Labellum vs Labelloid - What's the difference?

labellum | labelloid |


As a noun labellum

is the lower central petal of orchid flowers, usually developed to be showy and attract pollinators.

As an adjective labelloid is

of or pertaining to the labellum, the lower central petal of the orchid.

labellum

Noun

(en-noun)
  • The lower central petal of orchid flowers, usually developed to be showy and attract pollinators.
  • Synonyms

    * lip ----

    labelloid

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to the labellum, the lower central petal of the orchid.