Coryanthes pegiae G.A.Romero 1986 SECTION Lamellunguis Photo by © Gunter Gerlach and hisStanhopinae Website

Another angle with column detail Photo by © G Romero and Botanischer Garten München-Nymphenburg Website

Common Name Pegia's Coryanthes

Flower Size

Found in southern Venezuela at elevations around 50 to 100 meters as a hot growing epiphyte that blooms on a pendant, 8.8 to 12.8" [22 to 32 cm] long, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 37-8 1999; Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana Vol 7 Steyermark, Berry, Yatskievych and Holst 2003 drawing fide;

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