Myrosmodes rhynchocarpum (Schltr.) Garay 1978TYPE Drawing as Aa rhynchocarpa by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Collection Sheet Collection sheet and Drawing by Jany Renz and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Beak-Like Seed Pod Myrosmodes

Flower Size

Found in Colombia and Ecuador at elevations of 3200 to 4200 meters as a miniature sized, cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect, densely many flowered inflorescence

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determination so please use with caution

Synonyms *Aa rhynchocarpa Schltr. 1921; Altensteinia rhynchocarpa (Schltr.) A.D.Hawkes 1950

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Ecuador 9(225: 1): 168 Garay 1978; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 3 Dodson 2002

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