Oncidium colnagoi Pabst 1976 SECTION Crispa

Photo by Delfinia Araujo

TYPE Drawing

Drawing by Pabst

Part Shade

Common Name Colnago's Oncidium [Brazilian Orchid Collector 1900's]

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in southeastern Brazil as an epiphyte and natural hybrid between O and oncgardnerianum.htm"> O gardneri.

CAUTION Many refernces put this species as a hybrid between O zappii and O forbesii, but the 2 species have never been found where the natural hybrid occurs.

Synonyms Brasilidium colnagoi (Pabst) Campacci 2006; Gomesa colnagoi (Pabst) M.W.Chase & N.H.Williams 2009

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilenses Band 2 Pabst & Dungs 1977 drawing fide;

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