Epidendrum mimeticum Carnevali & G.A.Romero 2000 GROUP Secundum SUBGROUP Secundum

TYPE Drawing by Dunsterville and The Harvard Herbaria Website

Common Name The Epidendrum

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in Venezuela as a hot to warm growing terrestrial with cane like, erect stems carrying oblong, basally clasping leaves that blooms on a a terminal, erect, without a spathe, peduncle 8" [20 cm] long, rachis 2" [5 cm] long, provided with 5 bracts, successively few, several flowered inflorescence carrying variously colored flowers, all held in one plane, but the lip facing inwards, with narrower petals and midlobe of the lip than E mimopsis

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchids of Venezuela [An illustrated field guide] Vol. 1 Ramiro and Carnevali 2000 drawing fide; Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 761 Hagsater & Dodson 2004 see recognition section;

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