Jacquiniella pedunculata Dressler 1970

Type Drawing by © Dressler


Common Name The Long Pedunculate Jacquinella

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Panama and Colombia at elevations near sealevel as a miniature to small sized, hot growing epiphyte with thin, clustered stems carrying 4, fleshy, semi-cylindrical, sulcate on the face, acute leaves that blooms in the late winter and early spring on a terminal, erect, pedunculate, 2.2 to 4.8" [5.5 to 12 cm] long, slightly laterally compressed, successively single flowered inflorescence arising through a small, triangular spathe and has cupuliform, carinate floral bracts.

Synonyms Briegeria cernua (Lindl.) Senghas 1980; *Isochilus cernuus Lindl. 1842

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orquideología 5(1): 24-26, f. 2. Dressler 1970 Drawig/photo fide; Orchids A Colombian Treasure Vol 3 Ortiz & Uribe 2019 drawing fide;