Cattleya mesquitae L.C.Menezes 1996 Photo by Dalton Holland Baptista

Common Name Mesquita's Cattleya

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Found in Goias state of Brazil as a natural hybrid between C. nobilior and C. walkeriana .

CAUTION I have no way of personally verifying this determination so please use with caution!!

Synonyms Cattleya mesquitae var. alba L.C.Menezes 2002; Cattleya nobilior subsp. mesquitae (L.C.Menezes) L.C.Menezes 2011

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of The Brazilian Central Plateau Menezes 2004 photo fide; Orchids of The Brazilian Central Plateau Menezes 2004 as C x mesquitae var alba photo fide;

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