Brachionidium yanachagaensis Becerra 2005

DrawingTYPE Photo/Drawing by © Becerra/Vasquez and The Oxapampa Online Website

Common Name The Yanachaga Brachionidium [A National Park in the dept of Pasco, Oxapampa Province Peru]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in Oxapampa Province Peru in primary forests at elevations around 2900 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cold growing epiphyte with a repent rhizome giving rise to erect, short ramicauls enveloped by 2 sheaths and carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, linear-elliptic, acute, abruptly narrowing below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms on an erect, short, single flowered inflorescence

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;

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