Campylocentrum huebneri Mansf. 1928 SECTION Campylocentrum C micranthus alliance

Drawing by Dunsterville & Garay and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part shade Hot Spring Fall

Common Name or Meaning Huebner's Campylocentrum [German Orchid Collector in northen South America 1900's]

Flower Size .01" [.25 mm]

Found in Venezuela, northern Brazil and Ecuador at elevations around 200 meters as a miniature to small sized, hot growing epiphyte with an erect stem enveloped completely by conduplicate leaf sheaths carrying numerous, distichous, wide spreading, narrowly oblong, obliquely obtuse apically, slightly contracted into the sessile base leaves that blooms in the spring through fall on lateral, racemose, peduncle filiform, to .12" [3 mm] long, shorter than the leaves, distichously arranged, to 1" [2.5 cm] long, glabrous, densely many flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Campylocentrum uroplectron Pabst 1955

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Venezuelan Orchids Illustrated Vol 3 Dunsterville & Garay 1965 drawing fide; Flora de Venezuela Foldats Volumen XV Part 5 1970 drawing fide; Orchidaceae Brasilienses Band 2 Pabst & Dungs 1977 drawing fide; Orchids of Venezuela, an Illustrated Field Guide Vol 1 Dunsterville and Garay 1979 drawing fide; Miniature Orchids Northen 1980; Rudolph Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 16/17/18 945-1128 Brieger 1985 drawing fide; Orchids of Venezuela, An Illustrated Field Guide Second Edition Vol 1 Romero & Carnevali 2000 drawing fide; Flora of Ecuador No 76 225[2] Orchidaceae Dodson & Luer 2005 drawing fide; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Orchidaceae Part 3 Pridgeon, Chase, Cribb & Rasmusen 2014 drawing fide; Orchids, A Colombian Treasure Vol 1 Ortiz & Uribe 2014 drawing fide