Epidendrum obergii A.D.Hawkes 1957 GROUP Macrostachyum

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Common Name Oberg’s Epidendrum [?]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in southeastern and southern Brazil as a small sized, epiphyte with a cylindrical stem carrying about 4, apical, lanceoalte, acute, papiraceous, shortly base leaves that blooms on a terminal, without a spathe, 4.4 to 5.2" [11 to 13 cm] long, .rachis winged, few flowered inflorescnece with linear, much shorter than the ovary floral bracts

Synonyms Epidendrum macrogastrium Kraenzl. 1911

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidees Du Bresil Vol 3 Chiron and Bolsanello 2013 drawing fide;

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