Catasetum interhomesianum R.Vásquez & Dodson 2001 SUBGENUS Catasetum SECTION Isoceras SUBSECTION Convergentes TYPE Drawing by R.Vásquez & Dodson and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part sun Hot winter

Common Name The Interhomes Catasetum [German Conservation Foundation]

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in Pando department of Bolivia in riverine forests at elevations around 180 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with clustered, elliptic-fusiform, 4 noded pseudobulbs carrying 7 to 10, deciduous, oblong-lanceolate, petiolate base leaves that blooms in the winter on a male, arcuate, to 8" [20 cm] long, triangular bracts, to 15 flowered inflorescence with narrowly triangular floral bracts and carrying resupinate flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Revista Soc. Boliv. Bot. 3(1–2): 10 R.Vásquez & Dodson 2001 drawing fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001