Oncidium salesopolitana [V.P.Castro & Chiron] in ed. SECTION Concoloria

Photo by V P Castro

Common Name or Meaning The Salespolita Oncidium [refers to the location of the orchid]

Flower Size

Found in southeastern Sao Paulo state of Brazil at elevations of 1000 to 1200 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the winter .

Synonyms Gomesa salesopolitana (V.P.Castro & Chiron) M.W.Chase & N.H.Williams 2009; *Menezesiella salesopolitana V.P.Castro & Chiron 2006 2017

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