Sudamerlycaste rossyi (Hoehne) Archila 2002 SECTION Ciliatae Oakley 2008

FragrancePart shadeHot

Common Name Rossy's Sudamerlycaste [Brazilian Orchid Enthusiast Current]

Flower Size 3" [7.5 cm]

Found in Sao Paulo state of Brazil in coastal swamps at elevations around 30 meters as a hot growing terrestrial orchid.

Synonyms *Lycaste rossyi Hoehne 1937; Ida barringtoniae subsp. rossyi (Hoehne) Oakeley 2003

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII VII 115-147 Hoehne 1953 as Lycaste rossyi drawing fide; Orchidaceae Braziliense Band II Pabst & Dungs 1977 as Lycaste ciliata ssp rossyi drawing fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 60 No 4/323-4 1991 as Lycaste rossyi; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001 as Ida rossyi; Lycaste, Ida and Anguloa The Essential Guide Oakley 2008