Acineta beyrodtiana Schltr. 1917 Photo by Arturo Carillo Copyright Control

Spotted Flower Photo by Lourens Grobler



Photos by David Jubineau And His Bulbophyllum & Co. Website

Common Name Beyrodt's Acineta [German Orchid Enthusiast late 1800 to early 1900's]

Flower Size 2 1/2" [3.75 cm]

Found in Colombia as a cool growing epiphyte with a pendant, many flowered inflorescence and fragrant waxy flowers.

CAUTION Said by Kew to be a synonym of A hrubyana and by Christenson 2006 as A cryptodonta. I have left it separate pending better references.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Colombian Orchid Vol 1 COS 1990 photo = A moorei; Orchid Digest Vol 70 #4 2006 as A cryptodonta;Of Men and Orchids Part 1 2015 drawing fide;