Monographs Details: Octomeria cordilabia C.Schweinf.
Authority: Schweinfurth, Charles. 1967. Orchidaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 69-214.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Bolivar: General neighborhood of camp between Rio Venamo and summit, 1440 m alt., in dwarf forest, (Steyermark 92315) G. C. K. Dunsterville 841. Amazonas: Cerro Huachamacari, Rio Cunucunuma, between Summit Camp and "East Ridge" savanna, 1800 m alt., in densely wooded valley, flowers yelloworange, December 8, 1950, B. Maguire, R. S. Coiuan & J. J. Wurdack 30035; Cerro de la Neblina, Rio Yatua, near Cumbre Camp, in scrub forest along runlet, 1700 m alt., on rocks and tree trunks, flowers yellow, January 5, 1954, B. Maguire, J. J. Wurdack ir G. S. Bunting 37067; same locality, along escarpment west of Cumbre Camp, 1700-1800 m alt., occasional terrestrial, flowers yellow, January 6, 1954, Maguire, Wurdack & Bunting 37099; same locality, Caño Grande slopes east of Cumbre Camp, 1600-1800 m alt., on low tree limb, flowers orange-yellow, November 22, 1957, B. Maguire, J. J. Wurdack & C. K. Maguire 42183; same locality, near Cumbre Camp, 1800 m alt., occasional in scrub forest, flowers yellow, November 29, 1957, B. Maguire, J. J. Wurdack & C. K. Maguire 42258 (type).
pl. 30, fig. 6.
Distribution:Venezuela South America