Monographs Details: Maxillaria bolivarensis C.Schweinf.
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: Region de Uriman, Aprada-tepui, 950 m alt., epiphyte on shrubby table-land, August 13, 1953, Bernardi 780 (type); 110 km south of El Dorado, G. C. K. Dunsterville 520; a lo largo del camino al Sur de El Dorado, vecindades del Kms 113-125, 600 m alt., epiphyte, flowers tawny and buff, December 21, 1963-January 13, 1964, Steyermark & Dunsterville 92169; bosque enano a lo largo del afluente Este del Rio Venamo, sobre el hombrillo superior del cerro, 1400 m alt., epiphyte on branch along main stream of quebrada, peduncle and bracts erect, buff-)ellow spotted with fulvous, sepals without whitish with buff-yellow at base and apex, within whitish at base and pale yellow at apex, petals whitish, lip purple-maroon at base within and yellow at tip, column whitish, January 3, 1964, Steyermark & Dunsterville 92681.

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Distribution:Venezuela South America|