Oncidium colnagoi Pabst 1976 Photo by Delfinia Araujo

Drawing Drawing by Pabst

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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 zappii and O garneri.

CAUTION Most 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 . On the other hand O zappii and O gardneri occur where the hybrid is found

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

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

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