Trichosalpinx xiphochila (Rchb.f.) Luer 1983

SUBGENUS Tubella Luer 1986

Drawing by Carl Luer and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full Shade

Common Name The Sword Shaped Lip Trichosalpinx

Flower Size

Found in northwestern Venezuela as a mini-miniature sized epiphyte


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XV Systematics of Trichosalpinx Luer 1997 as Platystele xiphochila