Chondroscaphe gentryi (Dodson & Neudecker) Rungius 1996

Type Drawing Photo/drawing By Dodson & Neudecker and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria WebPage

Common Name Gentry's Chondroscaphe [American Co-collector of species late 1900's]

Flower Size 3.52" [8.8 cm]

Found in Esmeraldas Ecuador at elevations around 600 to 1450 meters as a medium sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a loose fan of several, oblong, acute leaves that blooms on an axillary, [14 cm] long, several bracted, single flowered inflorescence holding the flower at mid leaf.

Synonyms *Chondrorhyncha gentryi Dodson & Neudecker 1993

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , *Orquideologia 19: 49 Dodson & Neudecker 1993 Drawing/photo fide; Flora of Ecuador # 76 225 [2] Orchidaceae Dodson & Luer 2005 as Chondrorhyncha gentryi drawing good; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008 photo ok;