Anacheilium bueraremense Campacci 2004 Photo courtesy of Marcos Campacci

EARLY

Common Name or Meaning The Buerarema Anacheilium [A town In Bahia Brazil]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in Bahia Brazil in Atlantic forests at elevations of 800 to 900 meters as a medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with elongate, narrowly fusiform, laterally compressed pseudobulbs enveloped in youth by deciduous, imbricating sheaths and carrying 1 to 2, apical, erect, subcoriaceous, oblong-lanceolate, acute, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the early spring on a termianal, erect, 4 to 6" [10 to 15 cm] long, few flowered inflorescence arising through a spathe and carrying non-resupinate flowers.

Synonyms Prosthechea bueraremensis (Campacci) Campacci 2005

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum Brasilenses Vol II Plate 181 Castro Neto 2006 as Prosthechea bueraremense drawing good/photo fide; CAOB 57 2005 photo fide; Mille et Une Mini Orchideees Roguenant 2009 as Prosthechea bueraremense photo fide;

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