Kefersteinia chocoensis G.Gerlach & Senghas 1990 SECTION Umbonatae Photo by Guenther Gerlach, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

Common Name The Choco' Kefersteinia [An area of northwestern coastal Colombia]

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in Choco' Colombia in primary forests at elevations around 100 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with a loose fan of a few, long-elliptic leaves that blooms in the summer on an axillary, pendulous, oblique, 1.6 to 2" [4 to 5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Senghasia chocoensis (G.Gerlach & Senghas) Szlach. 2003

References W3 Tropicos,Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; *Orchideen 41: 45. 1990; Die Orchideen lieferung 26 Schlechter/Brieger 1992; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 5 COS 1994 photo ok; Orchids From The Serrania Del Baudo Misas Urreta 2005 drawing/photo ok; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008 photo fide

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