Campylocentrum ulaei Cogn. 1906 SECTION Campylocentrum C micranthus alliance

Photo by G Chiron and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website


Photo by Alejandro Taborda


Drawing by Pabst

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Common Name Ule's Campylocentrum [German Plant Collector late 1800's]

Flower Size .24" [6 mm]

Found in Ecuador, Peru, Paraguay, northern Argentina and southern Brazil at elevations of 360 to 1200 meters as a small to medium sized, hot to cool growing almost leafless epiphyte that blooms in the summer on a spicate, green, erect, [4.5 cm] long, distichous, to 22 flowered, racemose inflorescence.

Synonyms Campylocentrum ulaei var. parvifolium Cogn. 1906; Campylocentrum ulaei var. peruvianum C.Schweinf. 1953

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 drawing ok; Orchidaceae Brasilienses Band 2 Pabst & Dungs 1977 drawing fide; Miniature Orchid Northen 1980; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 1 Dodson 1993 photo good; Orchids of the High Mountain Atlantic Rainforest in SE Brazil Warren & Miller 1994; Flora Of Ecuador # 76 225[2] Dodson & Luer 2005 drawing ok; 100 Orquideas Argentinas Freuler 2005 photo fide; Orchid Species of Peru Zelenko Bermudez 2009 photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 81 #1 2012 photo fide;