Monographs Details: Cyrtopodium cristatum Lindl.
Authority: Schweinfurth, Charles. 1967. Orchidaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 69-214.
Family:Orchidaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - BRITISH GUIANA. Watershed between Rupununi and Kuyuwini Rivers, Parabarii Savanna, lat. 2°10'N., terrestrial, February 15-17, 1938, A. C. Smith 3074 (fruit, so determination uncertain), 3075; savanna between Takutu River and Kanuku Mts., abundant terrestrial, flowers bright yellow with dull purple markings, column with pale green tip, March 12-22, 1938, Smith 3231. VENEZUELA. Bolivar: Roraima region, Kotinga Valley, McConnell ir Quelch 136, Appun 1174. Amazonas: Alto Ventuari, savannas, 300 m alt., "12-3-1940," F. Cardona 356. TRINIDAD and BRAZIL. The type was from BRITISH GUIANA.

Distribution:Guyana South America| Venezuela South America| Trinidad and Tobago South America| Brazil South America|