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Published In: The Gardeners' Chronicle & Agricultural Gazette 388. 1869. (10 Apr 1869) (Gard. Chron.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 7/27/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Original Catalogue Data     (Last Modified On 7/27/2009)
Habit: Epiphyte
Status: Native
Elevation: 0-500, 500-1000, 1000-1500
Region: Coastal, Andean, and Amazonian
Province: Azuay, Bolívar, Cañar, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, El Oro, Esmeraldas, Los Ríos, Morona-Santiago, Napo, Pastaza, Pichincha
Standard Note: Christenson (1996) considers the name of this taxon to be #B. longissima# ý(Rchbf. f.) Nash, on the basis of lack of pseudobulbs and leaves on the typeýspecimen and the size of the flowers. He reduced #B. arcuigera# to a synonymýof #B. lanceana# Lindl. The monograph by Williams (1970) is here followed.ýThe lateral sepals of the flowers vary from 10 cm in length (Western Ecuador)ýto more than 30 cm (Eastern Ecuador and most of rest of the range), but theývegetative characters and the nature of the other floral parts are stable
Voucher Specimen: Calaway H. Dodson - 6742
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