Ornithocephalus biloborostratus Salazar & R.González 1990

Drawing Photo & Drawing by © Hagsater and The Epidendra Website

Full Shade Warm Spring THROUGH EARLY Fall

Common Name The Bilobed Beak Ornithocephalus

Flower Size .16" [4 mm]

Found in southwestern Mexico in tropical forests at elevations around 500 to 1000 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with a fan of distichous, complanate, knife-blade like, obtuse to acute leaves that blooms in the spring through early fall.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orquídea (Mexico City), n.s., 12: 88. 1990 Salazar & Gonzalez drawing fide; Algunas Orquideas de Oaxaca Suarez 2004 photo fide;