Maxillaria nanegalensis Rchb.f. 1876 sect. Strictae Christenson 2011 Drawing of M williamsii by Calaway Dodson

Part shade Warm Cool

Common Name The Nanegal Maxillaria [An area of Ecuador]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Colombia and Ecuador at elevations of 550 to 1600 meters as a medium sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a monopodial, stem enveloped entirely by imbricating, lower leafless, upper leaf bearing sheaths that blooms on axillary, sessile, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Calawaya caulina (Schltr.) Szlach. & Sitko 2012; Calawaya nanegalensis (Rchb.f.) Szlach. & Kolan. 2016; Calawaya williamsii (Dodson) Szlach. & Sitko 2012; Maxillaria caulina Schltr. 1924; Maxillaria williamsii Dodson 1994;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 3 Dodson 2002 as M williamsii drawing fide