Campylocentrum brenesii Schltr. 1923 SECTION Campylocentrum

Another Angle Photos by Bogarin, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

Common Name Brenes' Campylocentrum [Costa Rican Botanist early 1900's]

Flower Size tiny

Found in Guatemala, Costa Rica and Panama in pastures and forests at elevations around 1075 to 2000 meters as a miniature to small sized, erect to pendant, cool growing epiphyte with a simple stem carrying distichous, small, spreading, ovate-elliptic to elliptic, rounded to subacute, denticulate apically, coriaceous leaves that are articulate to the leaf sheaths below and blooms in the spring and summer on an short, slender, .4 to .8" [1 to 2 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence arising from along the stem.

Synonyms Campylocentrum longicalcaratum Ames & C.Schweinf. 1930; Campylocentrum parvulum Schltr 1923

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; *Repert. Sp. Nov. Regni. Veg. Beih. 19: 268. Costa Rica Schlechter 1923; Repert. Sp. Nov. Regni. Veg. Beih. 19: 151. Costa Rica Schlechter 1923 as C parvulum; Schedul. Orchid. 10: 111. 1930 as C longicalcaratum; The Orchids of Panama L.O. Williams & P Allen 1946; Orchids of Guatemala Ames & Correl 1953; Miniature Orchids Northen 1980; Field Guide to the Orchids of Costa Rica and Panama Dressler 1993; Field Guide to the Orchids of Costa Rica and Panama Dressler 1993 as C longicalcaratum; Field Guide to the Orchids of Costa Rica and Panama Dressler 1993 as C parvulum; Manual De Plantas de Costa Rica Volumen 3 Hammel, Grayum, Herrera and Zamora 2003 drawing fide; Vanishing Beauty, Native Costa Rican Orchids Vol 1 Pupulin 2005 photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol75 No 10 2006 photo; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Orchidaceae Part 3 Pridgeon, Chase, Cribb & Rasmusen 2014 photo fide

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