Gomphichis cundinamarcae Renz 1948

Inflorescence Photos by Jay Pfahl

Common Name or Meaning The Cundinamarcae Gomphichis [The Capitol State of Colombia]

Flower Size

Found in Colombia at elevations around 2650 to 2800 meters as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the summer in Colombia.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 5 COS 1994 photo fide; Nowak, S., Szlachetko, D.L., Mytnik-Ejsmont, J. et al. Plant Syst Evol ( 301: 61. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00606-014-1054-4 2015; Orquideas Tesoro de Colombia Ortiz & Uribe 2017 photo/drawing fide;