Catasetum tricorne P.Ortiz 1997 SUBGENUS Catasetum SECTION Isoceras

Photo/TYPE Drawing by Padre Pedro Ortiz and The Epidendra Website

Common Name The Three Horned Catasetum

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Santander Colombia at elevations around 700 meters as a warm growing epiphyte with fusiform, elongate pseudobulbs carrying 6 or so plicate, elliptic-lanceolate, acuminate, petiolate base leaves that blooms on a male, basal, arching, 24" [60 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence .

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orquideologia 20: 314 Ortiz 1997 photo/drawing fide;

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