Chaubardiella delcastilloi D.E.Benn. & Christenson 1998 TYPE Drawing by Bennett & Christenson and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade WarmLATE Summer EARLYFall

Common Name Del Castillo's Chaubardiella [original collector of species current]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in Cusco Peru in wet montane forests at elevations around 900 meters as a miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with a fan shape of 4, oblanceolate, acuminate, glossr dark green, subcoriaceous, conduplicate into the base leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on a scapose, pendent, sinale flowered inflorescence carrying a non-resupinate flower tht is adpressed to he substrate.

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchiadearum Peruviarum Plate 423 Bennett & Christenson 1998 drawing fide; Huntleya and Related Species Harding 2008

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