Gongora charontis Rchb. f. 1877 SECTION Eugongora SUBSECTION Scaphephora Photo by Danny Lentz

Another Flower Photo courtesy of Rod Rice and Oasis the Journal


Common Name Charon's Gongora [Hades Ferryman]

Flower Size

Found in Colombia as a hot to warm growing epiphyte.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orquideologia Vol 12 No 3/4 1977/8 drawing; Orchid Digest Vol 49 No 4 1985 photo fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 37-8 1999; Oasis Vol 1 No 1 2000 photo; Orchids Australia Vol 13 No 2 2001 photo; Guia Ilustrada Para la Clasificacion del Genero Gongora Toulemonde 2001 drawing photo fide;