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Orchid Species: Aganisia lepida

Kew currently accepted name is Otostylis brachystalix

Aganisia lepida is an orchid species identified by Linden & Rchb.f. in 1869. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Otostylis brachystalix.
Genus
Aganisia (Agn.)
Grex
lepida
Parents
Species
Author
Linden & Rchb.f.
Year
1869
ORIGIN: Found in Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam and Northern Brazil in open areas at elevations of 800 to 1500 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Medium to large sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with rudimentary ovoid pseudobulbs completely enveloped by close-fitting, very long grey sheaths that also cover part of the petiole and carrying 1 to 2, erect, lanceolate, plicate, mid vein carinate dorsally, medium green, acute, gradually narrowing below into the elongate petiolate base leaves that blooms in the spring on an erect, racemose, shiny dark puce, to 28 [to 70 cm] long, 4 to 10 flowered inflorescence.

FLOWER SIZE: 1.2 inches [3 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Otostylis Otst brachystalix 1918 (Rchb.f.) Schltr.
Add+ Otostylis Otst paludosa 1918 (Cogn.) Schltr.
Add+ Zygopetalum Z paludosum 1912 Cogn.
Add+ Aganisia Agn brachystalix 1914 (Rchb.f.) Rolfe
Add+ Zygopetalum Z brachystalix 1863 Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers
Add+ Otostylis Otst lepida 1918 (Linden & Rchb.f.) Schltr.
Add+ Cyrtopodium Cyrt grisebachii 1895 Rolfe ex Patt.
Add+ Koellensteinia Ko brachystalix 1915 (Rchb.f.) Schltr.
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