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Orchid Species: Pteroon pterygiophorum

Kew currently accepted name is Diodonopsis pterygiophora

Pteroon pterygiophorum is an orchid species identified by (Luer & R.Escobar) Luer in 2006. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Diodonopsis pterygiophora.
Genus
Pteroon (Pteroon.)
Grex
pterygiophorum
Parents
Species
Author
(Luer & R.Escobar) Luer
Year
2006
ORIGIN: Found in Antioquia Colombia in woodlands at elevations of 1600 to 2000 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Mini-miniature sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte with slender ramicauls enveloped by 2 to 3, thin tubular sheaths and carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, narrowly obovate-linear, subacute to obtuse, gradually narrowing below into the base leaf that blooms in the winter on a slender, weak, suberect, .6 to 1 [1.5 to 2.5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence arising from low on the ramicaul with a bract near the base and has a thin tubular floral bract.

FLOWER SIZE: 0.2 inches [5 mm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Diodonopsis Ddo pterygiophora 2001 (Luer & R.Escobar) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase
Add+ Masdevallia Masd pterygiophora 1988 Luer & R.Escobar
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