Monographs Details: Hexadesmia fusiformis Griseb.
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: Rio Carrao (island), G. C. K. Dunstewille 352. Amazonas: Cerro Huachamacari, Rio Cunucunuma, near stream in slope rain forest at Camp II, 1100 m alt., epiphyte in tree, flower yellowish green with purplish lines, December 16, 1950, B. Maguire, R. S. Cowan & J. J. Wurdack 29933. COSTA RICA (type of Hexadesmia brachyphylla) and TRINIDAD (type of H . fusiformis).

Discussion:

Hexadesmia brachyphylla Reichl). f., Beitr. Orch. Centr.-Am. 89. 1866.

Scaphyglottis brachyphylla C. Schweinf., Bot. Mus. Leafl. Harvard Univ. 10: 28. 1941.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Costa Rica South America| Trinidad and Tobago South America|