Notylia peruviana (Schltr.) C.Schweinf. 1946 Photo by Pako and His Picasweb Orchids of Guyane Photo Site

Inflorescence? Photo courtesy of Leo and His Harmonia Picasweb Orchid Site

Part shade Hot Warm

Common Name The Peruvian Notylia

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in French Guiana, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia in rain forests at elevations of 100 to 900 meters as a small sized, hot to warm growing, twig epiphyte with a long, pendant, racemose inflorescence

There are various possible determinations here, this species could also be N rhombilabia or N bungerothii, I need more references,

Synonyms *Dipteranthus peruvianus Schltr. 1916; Notylia boliviensis Schltr. 1922

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Venezuelan Orchids Illustrated Vol 3 Dunsterville & Garay 1966 drawing fide; Orchids of Venezuela An Illustrated Field Guide Vol 2 Dunsterville & Garay 1979 drawing fide; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Series II plate 0204 Dodson & Vasquez 1989 as N boliviense drawing fide; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 557 Orchids of Ecuador Dodson 1989 drawing fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 32 1996 drawing fide; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 3 Dodson 2002 photo fide/drawing soso; Orchids of Venezuela [An illustrated field guide] Vol. 2 Ramiro and Carnevali 2000 drawing fide; Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana Vol 7 Steyermark, Berry, Yatskievych and Holst 2003; Orchid Species of Peru Zelenko Bermudez 2009 photo wrong N bungerotii - the other Notylia photo, N rhombilabia photo fits Dodsons drawing of N peruviana; Orquideas de Roirama Luz & Franco 2012 photo not;

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