Microchilus procerus (Schltr.) Ormerod 2004 Drawing by Paul Ormerod and The Notulae Goodyerinae IV, Taiwania Website


Common Name The Slim Microchilus

Flower Size .12" [3 mm]

Found in Magdalena department of Colombia and Venezuela at elevations around 1220 meters as a cool growing terrestrial that blooms in the later fall.

Synonyms Erythrodes procera (Schltr.) Ames 1922; *Physurus procerus Schltr. 1920

References W3 Tropicos Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 7: 70 Schlechter 1920 as Physurus procerus; Studies in the family Orchidaceae Vol VII Ames 1922 as Erythrodes procerus; *TAIWANIA, 54(1): 45-51 Ormerod 2009 drawing fide; Orchids of the Department of Valle del Cauca Vol 1 Kolanowski & Szlachetko 2012 drawing fide