Cattleya harpophylla

Family Orchidaceae
Subfamily Epidendroideae
Tribe Epidendreae
Subtribe Laeliinae
Scientific name Cattleya harpophylla (Reichenbach f.) Van den Berg
Synonyms Bletia harpophylla (Reichenbach f.) Reichenbach f.; Dungsia brevicaulis (H. G. Jones) Chiron & V. P. Castro; Dungsia harpophylla (Reichenbach f.) Chiron & V. P. Castro; Hoffmannseggella brevicaulis H. G. Jones; Hoffmannseggella harpophylla (Reichenbach f.) H. G. Jones; Laelia brevicaulis (H. G. Jones) Withner; Laelia geraensis Barbosa-Rodrigues; Laelia harpophylla Reichenbach f.; Sophronitis brevicaulis (H. G. Jones) Van den Berg & M. W. Chase; Sophronitis harpophylla (Reichenbach f.) C. Berg & M. W. Chase
Distribution Brazil
Reference Sophronitis harpophylla (Rchb. f.) C. Berg & M.W. Chase
Laelia harpophylla Rchb.f 1873
Dungsia harpophylla (Rchb.f.) Chiron & V.P.Castro
Note Photo below is that of an orchid (Sophronitis harpophylla 'Kautskyi') which was cultivated by Mr. Kotaro Makiyama and displayed at the Orchid Show 2009 in Shibuya Tokyu (Tokyo, Japan).

January 2009
at Shibuya Tokyu