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Lockhartia pittieri Rare epiphytic orchid found in Rio Blanco National Park in Southern Belize. One of two species in the genus Lockhartia found in Belize. Belize,Lockhartia pittieri,Orchid Lockhartia pittieri,flowers,lockhartia,nationalpark,orchids,plants,rioblanco Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Lockhartia pittieri

Rare epiphytic orchid found in Rio Blanco National Park in Southern Belize. One of two species in the genus Lockhartia found in Belize.

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  1. Such valuable observations, thank you Dan for sharing them with us. Posted one year ago

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Caespitose epiphyte; pseudobulbs lacking; stem flattened, unbranched, obscured by equitant, distichously imbricatĀ­ing leaves. Blades acute, 2-3.5 cm long. Inflorescences short, solitary, l-flowered scapes from upper leaf axils; flowers yellow with an orange callus on inner surface of lip near base; sepals elliptic-lanceolate, acute, 4-5 mm long, with apiculate tips; petals broader than sepals, obtuse to acute; lip 7-8 mm long, Ā± convex and deeply emarginate, the margins raised, thickened, and.. more

Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Sep 23, 2018. Captured Jan 24, 2018 07:38.
  • Canon EOS Rebel T6i
  • f/9.0
  • 1/21s
  • ISO800
  • 100mm