Anacheilium aloisii (Schltr.) Withner & P.A.Harding 2004 Type Drawing by © Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name Alois's Anacheilium

Flower Size 1.44" [3.6 cm]

Found in Imbabura Ecuador as a medium sized epiphtye with cylindric, slightly compressed pseudobulbs carrying 2 to 3, apical leaves taht blooms on a terminal, peduncle 1.6 to 2" [4 to 5 cm] long, a 8.4 to 10.8" [21 to 27 cm] long, 5 to 8 flowered inflorescence carrying flesh-pink flowers with yellow-brown blotches

Synonyms *Epidendrum aloisii Schltr. 1921; Prosthechea aloisii (Schltr.) Dodson & Hágsater 1999;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *The Cattleyas and Their Relatives, The Debateable Epidendrums Withner & Harding 2004

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