Octomeria taracuana Schltr. 1925 SECTION Teritifoliae-ScirpoidaePhoto by © Jefferson Valsko and BIODIVERSIDADE DA FLORESTA AMAZ‘NICA Website

Common Name The Taracua Octomeria [An area of northwestern Brazil]

Flower Size

Found in southern Venezuela and northern Brazil as a small sized epiphyte

Part of the O gracilis Alliance with O gracilis, O saudersiana, O taracuana and O wawrae and is distinguished by the straight leaves and small delicate plants

CAUTION I am not sure of this determination so please use with caution!


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilienses Vol 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing hmm