Warczewiczella guianensis (Lafontaine, G.Gerlach & Senghas) Dressler 2005 Photo courtesy of Stefan Paeffagen Copyright

Common Name or Meaning The Guyana Warczewiczella

Flower Size 3" [7.5 cm]

Found in French Guiana at elevations around 200 meters as a small to medium sized, hot growing epiphyte that blooms on an axillary, 4" [10 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Cochleanthes guianensis Lafontaine, G. Gerlach & Senghas 1991

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 27 1648 - 1712 Brieger 1993 as Cochleanthes guianensis; Huntleyas and Related Orchids Harding 2008 photo fide