Oncidium punctulatum Dressler 2001SECTION Oncidium Photo by Willibald Koniger

Common Name Pongratz's Oncidium [German Artist and Orchid illustrator current]

Flower Size .88" [2.2 cm]

Found in chiriqui and Verguas provinces of Panama at elevations of 1300 to 1700 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with narrowly ovate, laterally compressed, ancipitose pseudobulbs almost completely enveloped by large leaf-beaqring sheaths and carrying 1 to 2, apical, oblong-lanceolateacute, conduplicate below into the base leaves that blooms on an axillary, sometimes followed after flowering by a second inflorecence on the other side of the pseduobulb, ascending to erect, slightly curved, peduncle distincly longer than the rachis, rachis racemose, occasionally with a single branch, 12 to 16" [30 to 40 cm] long overall, 6 to 8 flowered inflorescence carrying non frgrant flowers.

Synonyms Odontoglossum punctulatum (Dressler) Dalström & W.E.Higgins 2018

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Oncidium Vol 3 Koniger 2007 drawing/photo fide;