Catasetum wendlingeri Foldats 1958 photo by Greg Allikas and his The Orchid Photo Page

Common Name Wendlinger's Catasetum

Flower Size

Found in Guyana and Venezuela in wet forests at elevations of 50 to 100 meters as a medium sized, hot growing epiphyte as a natural hybrid between C pileatum and C planiceps and blooms on an erect to arching, several flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 26 1584 - 1648 Brieger 1992 drawing fide; Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana Vol 7 Steyermark, Berry etal. 2003 drawing fide