Monographs Details: Dichaea picta Rchb.f.
Authority: Schweinfurth, Charles. 1967. Orchidaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 69-214.
Family:Orchidaceae
Scientific Name:Dichaea picta Rchb.f.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - BRITISH GUIANA. Upper Rupununi River, near Dadanawa, lat. 2° 15' N., June 14, 1922, J. S. De La Cruz 1504; vicinity of Bartica, on the Essequibo River, lat. 6°25' N., epiphytic, flowers white, September 3-12, 1922, De La Cruz 1930. COLOMBIA. Vaupes: Along Rio Kuduyari, near Mitii, on trees in area flooded by 10 ft of water, August 12, 1960, L. A. Garay 92. VENEZUELA. Bolivar: Canaima, Salto Hacha, about 300 m alt., G. C. K. Dunsterville 144. Amazonas: Along uppermost Rio Yatua above the mouth of Rio Yacibo. 100-140 m alt., occasional epiphyte, flower white, column at the base and the pollinia pinkish, January 30-31, 1951, B. Maguire, J. J. Wurdack & G. S. Bunting 37429; along Rio Siapa between Cano Manipitare and Raudal Gallineta (about 90-110 river km from the mouth), 120-130 m alt., locally frequent epiphyte, flowers white, July 19, 1959, J. J. Wurdack & L. S. Adderley 43501. TRINIDAD (type).

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