Catasetum rondonense Pabst 1967 SUBGENUS Catasetum SECTION Isoceras SUBSECTION Divaricatae Photo by Dalton Holland Baptista and Orchidstudium

Part shade Hot

Common Name The Rondonia Catasetum [A state in western Brazil]

Flower Size

Found in Rondonia state of Brazil as a small sized, hot growing epiphtye

Similar to and often cited as a synonym of C boyi but if so then C boyi takes precedence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilienses Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing ok; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 26 1584 - 1648 Brieger 1992; A World Of Catasetum Holst 1999 photo as C rolfeanum not = C rondonense fide