Octomeria truncicola Barb. Rodr. 1881 SECTION Teritifoliae-Scirpoidae Photo courtesy of Dale and Deni Borders.

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Common Name Tree Trunk Growing Octomeria

Has a short, inflorescence arisng from the base of the leaf with a fasciculate cluster of a few single flowers.

Part of the SECTION Teritifoliae-Scirpoidae O praestans Alliance with O praestans, O trunicola and O wilsoniana and is distinguished by the straight leaves large and strong plants with acute petals and tribobed lip

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

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