Orleanesia yauaperyensis Barb.Rodr. 1891

Photo by Dalton Holland Baptista and Orchidstudium

Part shade Cool

Common Name The Yauapery Orleanesia [A river in Roraima state of Brazil]

Flower Size

Found in Venezuela and northern Brazil in cloud forests at elevations of 1200 to 1500 meters as a cool growing epiphyte with relatively thin leaves and successively 1 to 2, several flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Huebneria yauaperyensis (Barb.Rodr.) Schltr. 1925

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Iconografia de Orchidaceae Do Brasil Hoehne 1949 as Huebneria yauaperyensis drawing fide; Encyclopedia of Cultivated Orchids Hawkes 1965 as Huebneria yauaperyensis drawing ok; Orchidaceae Brasilienses Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing good; Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana Vol 7 Steyermark, Berry, Yatskievych and Holst 2003 drawing ok; LANKESTERIANA 20(2): 67216. Ossenbach & Jenny 2020 as Huebneria yauaperyensis drawing fide;