Oncidium calimaniorum [V.P.Castro & G.F.Carr] in ed. SECTION Concoloria

Photo by V P Castro

Common Name or Meaning The Caliman's Oncidium

Flower Size

Found in Espirito Santo state of Brazil at elevations of 800 to 1000 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte that blooms in the fall on a branching, axillary, many flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Coppensia calimaniorum (V.P.Castro & G.F.Carr) F.Barros & V.T.Rodrigues 2010; Gomesa calimaniorum (V.P.Castro & G.F.Carr) J.M.H.Shaw 2014; *Menezesiella calimaniorum V.P.Castro & G.F.Carr 2008;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 78 #2 2009 as Menezesiella calimaniorum photo fide