Chamaeangis gabonensis Summerh. 1958 Photo courtesy of Droissart V. and his Orchidaceae in Central Africa Website

Full shade Fall

Common Name The Gabon Chamaeangis

Flower Size

Found in Cameroon and Gabon as a medium sized epiphyte with robust short stems carrying numerous, close set, long, narrow, linear to narrowly lanceolate linear, fleshy, upcurved margined leaves that blooms in the fall on groups of 2 to 3, pendent, arising from below the leaves, 5.6 to 10" [14 to 25 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence .

Synonyms Diaphananthe gabonensis (Summerh.) P.J.Cribb & Carlsward 2012

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