Monographs Details: Duckeella
Authority: Schweinfurth, Charles. 1967. Orchidaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 69-214.
Family:Orchidaceae
Scientific Name:Duckeella
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Bolivar: Auyan-tepui, cumbre de la parte central del brazo noroeste (divisi6n occidental del cerro), sabana de suelo de arenisca al sur y alrededor de avioneta de Jimmy Angel, con arbustos pequefios esparcidos, 1800 m alt., rare terrestrial, stems olive green, leaves erect. May 7, 1964, J. A. Steyermark 93507 (no flowers; probably D. alticola C. Schweinf.). Amazonas: Sabana Grande, Section 9, Esmeralda, in swampy ground, about 100 m alt., November 1, 1928, G. H. H. Tate 293 (flowers old) ; Sabana Grande, northeast of Esmeralda, at southeastern base of Cerro Duida, 215 m alt., terrestrial, leaves grass green, flowers yellow, September 6, 1944, J. A. Steyermark 58409; Alto Rio Orinoco, occasional in savannas at the northwest base of Cerro Yapacana, 125 m alt., flowers yellow, September 16, 1957, B. Maguire, J. J. Wurdack & W. M . Keith 41513 (flowers poor) ; occasional in Sabana Manacal, Rio Atabapo, 15 km above Guarinumo, 125 m alt., buds yellow, June 12, 1959, J. J. Wurdack & L. S. Adderley 42985.

Distribution:Venezuela South America|