Clowesia dodsoniana Ag. León 1986

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Common Name Dodson's Clowesia [American botanist and orchidologist 20th cen]

Found in Mexico in the state of Michoacan at elevations of 100 to 600 meters as a medium sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte or occasional lithophyte in tropical forests carrying fragrant flowers.

Synonyms Catasetum dodsonianum (E.Aguirre) P.F.Hunt, Orchid Rev. 106(1220): 126 (1998

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Algunas Orquideas de Oaxaca Suarez 2004 photo fide