Cyclopogon trifasciatus Schltr. 1925 Drawing by Pabst and Dungs and Orchidaceae Brasilenses Band 1 1975

Common Name or Meaning The Three Tapes Cyclopogon

Flower Size

Found in Rio Grande do Sul state of Brazil at elevations around 300 meters as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial with 4 to 5, erect-patent, clear green with 3 white lines, oval to elliptic, oblique acute to acumiante, cuneiform to rounded below into the pseudopetiolate base leaves that blooms in the fall on a terminal, erect to slightly sinuous, 9.2 to 11.2" [23 to 28 cm] long overall, glabrous below, glandulous-puberullous above, peduncle with 4 to 5, long amplexicaul bracts, rachis to 2.4" [6 cm] long, 15 to 30 flowered inflorescence with erect-patent, lanceoalte, acuminate, slightly longer than the ovary flroal bracts and carrying secund to subsecund flowers.

Synonyms Beadlea trifasciata (Schltr.) Garay 1980 publ. 1982

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 35: 30 1925; Flora Brasilica Vol XII II 1343 Hoehne 1945; Orchidaceae Brasilenses Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing fide;