Trichoceros onaensis Christenson 2001

Photo by Eric Hunt

Another Flower

Photo by Ecuagenera and their Ecuador Orchid Website

Another Flower

Photo courtesy of Oliver Lenhard

Common Name The Ona Trichoceros [A town in Azuay Province of Ecuador]

Flower Size

Found in Ecuador at elevations of 2400 meters as a cold growing epiphyte


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 998 Dodson 1980 as T platyceros Drawing not = T onaensis fide; *Icones Orchidacearum Peruviarum Plate 789 Bennett & Christenson 2001; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 5 Dodson 2004 photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 77 No 6 2008 photo fide; Orchid Digest Vol 81 #2 2017 photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 86 #12 2017 photo fide;