Cyrtochilum parvibrachium Dalström 2010

Photo by © Guido Deburghgraeve

TYPE Drawing

TYPE Drawing by © Dodson

Common Name The Small Arm Cyrtochilum [refers to the arm like appendages on the column]

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Loja Ecuador in cloud forests at elevations around 2600 meters as a small sized, cold growing epiphyte or terrestrial with conduplicate, long strap shaped leaves that blooms in the fall on an arching to rambling, paniculate inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Flora of Ecuador #87 225[3] Dodson & Luer 2010 drawing fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 80 #8 2011 photo fide Nomenclature notes 10 New Cyrtochilum Species Dalstrom & Higgins photo fide