Cynorkis pinguicularioides H.Perrier ex Hermans 2007 SECTION Parviflorae Drawing by Perrier and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Hot FallWinter

Common Name or Meaning The Pinguicula-Like Cynorkis [A genus of carnivorous plants]

Flower Size

Found in southeastern Madagascar on rocky outcrops at elevations around 200 to 500 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot growing litho-terrestrial with 3 to 4, radical, lanceolate-acute slightly attenuate towards the base leaves that blooms in the fall and winter on an erect, terminal, very loose, 4 to 10 flowered inflorescence carrying externally papillose flowers.

Synonyms Bicornella pinguicularioides Szlach. & Kras 2006; Cynorkis pinguicularioides H.Perrier 1931

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Madagascar Perrier 1939 as Cynosorchis pinguicularioides drawing fide; *Orchids of Madagascar Hermans Du Puy, Cribb & Bosser 2007; A field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2009;

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