Otostylis alba (Ridl.) Summerh. 1951

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Common Name The White Otostylis

Flower Size

Found in Venezuela, Guyana and northern Brazil .

Synonyms *Aganisia alba Ridl. 1886; Aganisia venusta (Ridl.) Rolfe ex Hook.f. 1892; Koellensteinia alba (Ridl.) Schltr. 1915; Otostylis venusta (Ridl.) Schltr. 1918; Warreella venusta (Ridl.) Schltr. 1914; Zygopetalum venustum Ridl. 1887

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Venezuelan Orchids Illustrated Vol 3 Dunsterville and Garay 1965 as syn to O lepida drawing not; Flora de Venezuela Foldats Volumen XV Part 4 1970 drawing fide; LANKESTERIANA 20(2): 67216. Ossenbach & Jenny 2020 as Zygopetalum venustum drawing fide; LANKESTERIANA 20(2): 67216. Ossenbach & Jenny 2020 as Aganisia alba drawing fide -----------------------------------------