Oncidium chrysopteranthum Lückel 1998 SECTION Barbata> Photo by © Marcos

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Plant and Inflorescence? Photo by © Luiz Filipe Varela and his Flicker website

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Common Name The Yellow Anther Oncidium

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Sao Paulo, Parana, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul Brazil at elevations of 50 to 300 meters as a miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with elliptic pseudobulbs carrying 2 to 3, apical leaves that blooms in the late spring and early summer on a semi-erect, to 20" + [to 50 cm +] long, to 15 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Alatiglossum chrysopteranthum ( Lückel ) Baptista 2006; Gomesa chrysopterantha (Lückel) M.W.Chase & N.H.Williams 2009; Oncidium micropogon var. chrysopterum Rchb.f. 1855

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001; AOS Bulletin Vol 76 No 2 2007 as Alatiglossum chrysopternathum photo fide to the first photo; Orchids of Brazil Vol 1 Oncidinae Baptista, Harding & Neto 2011 as Alatiglossum chrysopternathum photo fide