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Orchid Species: Catasetum lanciferum

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)
Catasetum lanciferum is an orchid species identified by Lindl. in 1841.
Genus
Catasetum (Ctsm.)
Grex
lanciferum
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
Lindl.
Year
1841
ORIGIN: Found in Peru and Minas Gerais Brazil at elevations of 500 to 1000 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with elliptical pseudobulbs enveloped by leafless and leaf bearing sheaths carrying linear-oblanceolate, medium green, plicate, 3 nerved leaves that blooms in the spring and summer on a male inflorescence - almost erect then arching, to 14 [35 cm] long, to 20 flowered or a female inflorescence that is almost straight, to 7 [to 18 cm] long, and carrying up to 3 flowers.

FLOWER SIZE: 2 3/4 inches [6.8 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
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