Gomphichis pseudogoodyeroides S.Nowak & Szlach. 2014 TYPE Drawing © by S.Nowak & Szlach and The Springer Link Website


Common Name The False G goodyeroidees Gomphichis

Flower Size

Found in Boyacá, Cesar, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Nariño, Norte de Santander and Quindio departments of Colombia in forests at elevations around 1050 to 3410 meters as a large sized, cool to cold growing terrestrial with basal, oblong-lanceolate to linear-lanceolate, acute to subacute, tapering towards the base leaves that blooms in the winter and fall on a terminal, erect, with several glabrous below, glandular above bracts, to 40" [100 cm] long, rachis to 6" [15 cm] long, cylindrical, densely many flowered inflorescence with ovate-lanceolate, acute, pubescent floral bracts and carrying flowers that are externally pubescent especially near the base.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list, IPNI *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 drawing fide