Aa trilobulata Schltr. 1922TYPE Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Another Drawing Drawing by Vasquez and Dodson and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Three Lobed Aa [refers to the 3 lobed lip]

Flower Size small

Found in Bolivia on dry rocky slopes at elevations around 2800 meters as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with 2 narrowly linear, acute, conduplicate petiolate base leaves that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect, partially enveloped by tubular, glabrous then lightly puberulous apically sheaths, to 20" [50 cm] long, rachis, 2" [5 cm] long, cylindric, densely many folowered inflorescence carrying non-resupinate flowers.

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 502 Vasquez & Dodson 1982 drawing fide;

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