Epidendrum camargoi (Szlach. & Kolan.) J.M.H.Shaw 2016 GROUP Takulumena

Drawing by Szlach. & Kolan


Common Name Camargo's Epidendrum [Colombian Collector of the type current]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Antioquia department of Colombia on the Central Cordillera on road embankments at elevations around 2150 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cold growing epiphyte with simple, erect, laterally compressed stems enveloped completely by imbricate leaf sheaths carrying 6 to 10, distributed all along the stem, distichous, imbricating, articulate, coriaceous, linear-lanceolate, canaliculate, apex apiculate leaves that blooms in the late winter and early spring on a lateral, near basal, creeping-pendent, 2 to 3 branched, .4" [1 cm] long, successively single, few flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms *Takulumena camargoi Szlach. & Kolan. 2014

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Wulfenia 21 70 Szlachetko & Kolanowska 2014 as Takulumena camargoi drawing fide: