!Zygostates cornuta Lindl.1837

Inflorescence Photos by Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation a t the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Most Likely Z lunata Photo by Lourens Grobler

Common Name The Horned Zygostates

Flower Size

Found in Espirito Santo, Rio de Janiero, Sao Paulo, and Santa Catarina states of Brazil

Synonyms Zygostates chateaubriandii Ruschi 1955; Zygostates lunata var. subintegripetala Cogn. 1905

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915; Encyclopedia of Cultivated Orchids Hawkes 1965 Lindleyana Vol 16 No 3 2001; Orchidaceae Brasilense Band II Pabst & Dungs 1976 drawing good; Orchidaceae Brasilense Band II Pabst & Dungs 1976 as Z chateaubriandii drawing good; Orchideen lieferung 30 Schlechter/Brieger 1994 photo fide; Icones Orchidacearum Brasilienses II Plate 164 Castro Neto 2006 drawing fide