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

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Common Name Regnell's Anacheilium [Swedish Physician and Botanist 1800's]

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in Minas Gerais state of Brazil as a small sized epiphyte with oblong, spindle-shaped pseduobulbs carrying 1 to 3, apical, erect, thick, oblong-lanceolate, acute, basally conduplicate leaves that blooms on a terminal, to 2.4 to 4.4" [6 to 11 cm] long, 5 to 9 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Encyclia regnelliana (Hoehne & Schltr.) Pabst 1967 publ. 1972; *Epidendrum regnellianum Hoehne & Schltr. 1926; Prosthechea regnelliana (Hoehne & Schltr.) W.E.Higgins 1997 publ. 1998

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list ; IPNI ; The Cattleyas and Their Relatives The Debateable Epidendrum Vol 7 Withner and Harding 2004