Cyrtochiloides ochmatochila

Cyrtochiloides ochmatochila

20098025J or 20098310 Onc. ochmatochilum 'Mem. Rodroigo Mejia' CBR 2.7 2.7 0.6 1.6 0.3 1.8 0.8 1.5 1.3 1.4 One hundred fifty flowers on two branched inflorescence; flowers star shaped; sepals and petals cream white overlaid chestnut rust; lip white; red orange callus; substance firm; texture matte. West Palm, Cali Show

Cyrtochiloides ochmatochila (Rchb.f.) N.H.Williams & M.W.Chase, Lindleyana 16: 285 (2001).
Homotypic Synonyms:
* Oncidium ochmatochilum Rchb.f., Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 10: 698 (1852).
* Basionym/Replaced Synonym
Heterotypic Synonyms:
Oncidium cardiochilum Lindl., Fol. Orchid. 6: 27 (1855).
Odontoglossum cardiochilum (Lindl.) Kraenzl. in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 50(80): 288 (1922).
Oncidium chelidon Kraenzl. in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 50(80): 216 (1922).
Oncidium chelidonizon Kraenzl. in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 50(80): 217 (1922).
Cyrtochiloides cardiochila (Lindl.) N.H.Williams & M.W.Chase, Lindleyana 16: 285 (2001).

Oncidium ochmatochilum, award 20098310, has been confirmed to be Cyrtochiloides ochmatochila by SITF(June 2010), with assistance of Willibald Königer. Königer feels this plant is actually Oncidium cardiochilum/ Cyrtochiloides cardiochila, a distinct species from C. ochmatochila, but the Kew system has them as synonyms.


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