Encyclia angustiloba Schltr.1921 Photo by © Ecuagenera and their Ecuadorian Orchid Species Photo Website

Photo showing lobes crossing the column Photo by © Guayaquil es Mi Destino and their Encyclia Angustiloba Schltr - Orquídea Emblemática de Guayaquil You Tube Video

Common Name The Narrow-Lobed Encylia

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia in dry thorn forests at elevations of 10 to 200 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with onion shaped pseudobulbs carrying 1 to 2, apical, linear, acute, gradually narrowing into the conduplicate base leaves that blooms in the spring and summer on an erect, terminal, paniculate, shortly, distantly branched, each branch few flowered, many flowered overall, to 20" [50 cm] long inflorescence

Synonyms Epidendrum mapiriense Kraenzl 1928; Epidendrum stroebelii A.D.Hawkes 1957

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 8: 89 Ecuador Schlechter 1921; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 065 Dodson 1980 drawing fide; Orchids from The Coast Of Ecuador Arosemana, Jurado, Estrada and Konanz 1988 photo hmm; Icones Orchidacearum Peruviarum Plate 441 Bennett & Christenson 1998 drawing fide; Cattleyas and Their Relatives Vol VI Withner 2000 photo fide; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 2 Dodson 2001 photo fide; Orchid Species of Peru Zelenko Bermudez 2009 photo fide; Flora of Ecuador No 87 225[3] Orchidaceae Dodson & Luer 2010 drawing Las Orquideas del Peru Izerskyy & Bezverhov 2011 photo soso; AOS Bulletin Vol 88 #9 2019 photo fide;