Tridactyle brevicalcarata Summerh. 1948 Photo by Art Vogel


Common Name The Short Spur Tridactyle

Flower Size 1/4" [7mm]

Found in Ghana, Nigeria, Gabon and Cameroon as a small to just medium sized epiphyte with elongated, rarely branched stems carrying many, ligulate, equally to unequally bilobed apicaly leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on an axillary, .8 to 2.4" [2 to 6 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans and Campbell 2006 drawing fide