Monographs Details: Gomphichis viscosa (Rchb.f.) Schltr.
Authority: Schweinfurth, Charles. 1967. Orchidaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 69-214.
Family:Orchidaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Bolivar: Mt. Roraima, I m Thurn 131; Sororopan, on northfacing slopes, infrequent in cumbre, 1800 m alt., terrestrial in forest, flowers white, December 18, 1952, B. Maguire & J. J. Wurdack 33943; Chimanta Massif, in thickets along Rio Tirica above Upper Falls, 1965 m alt., terrestrial, leaves fleshy, subcoriaceous, erect, rich green above, paler beneath with white mid-rib, rachis and bracts pale yellow-green, sepals greenish, petals white, February 7, 1955, J. A. Steyermark & J. J. Wurdack 543. COLOMBIA and PERU (type of Stenoptera viscosa).

Discussion:

Stenoptera viscosa Reichb. f., Bonplandia 4: 211. 1856.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Colombia South America| Peru South America|