Odontoglossum flavobrunneum (Senghas) Dalström & W.E.Higgins 2018 SECTION Parviflorum Dalstrom 2020

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Photos By © Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

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Common Name The Yellow Brown Odontoglossum

Flower Size .4" [1.4 cm]

Found in Peru in cold cloud forests at elevations around 2700 to 3100 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cold growing epiphyte with broadly elliptic, complanate, furrowed pseudobulbs enveloped below by several deciduous, leaf-bearing sheaths and carrying a single oblong-elliptic, attenuate to conduplicate below into the shortly petiolate base leaf that blooms in the later spring on a basal, erect, racemose, 3" [7.5 cm] long, 5 to 7 flowered inflorescence carrying non-resupinate flowers.

Synonyms Odontoglossum peruvianum (Schltr.) Dalström 2012; Oncidium flavobrunneum (Senghas) M.W.Chase & N.H.Williams 2008; Oncidium peruvianoides Chase & NH Wms. 2008; Solenidiopsis flavobrunnea Senghas 1989; Solenidiopsis peruviana (Schltr.) D.E.Benn. & Christenson1994; Solenidium peruvianum Schltr. 1921

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum Peruviarum Plate 187 Bennett & Christenson 1993 as Solenidiopsis flavobrunnea drawing good; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 33 - 36 2057 - 2308 Brieger 1997 as Solenidiopsis flavobrunnea; AOS Bulletin Vol 77 #12 2008 as Oncidium flavobrunneum; LANKESTERIANA 12(1), Dalstrom 2012 as Syn of S peruviana; The Odontoglossum Story Dalstrom, Higgins & Deburghgraeve 2020 photo/drawing fide