Catasetum perazolianum K.G.Lacerda & V.P.Castro 2005

SUBGENUS Catasetum SECTION Isoceras

Flower detail Photos by Valdison Ap. Gil, Rolim de Moura RO and his Flickr Photo Website

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Common Name Perazolo's Catasetum

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in Rondonia state of Brazil in Amazonian forests at elevations of 300 to 400 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphytic natural hybrid between C ariquemense and C denticulatum with clustered, fusiform pseudobulbs carrying 6, oblong-lanceolate, deciduous, acute, narrowing below into the pseudopetiolate base leaves that blooms in the lare spring on a basal, arching, rachis 1/2 the total length, to 5.6" [14 cm] long, to 7 flowered inflorescence with lanceolate bracts and carrying resupinate flowers.

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum Brasilienses II Plate 127 Castro 2006 drawing fide/photo fide

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