Telipogon chachapoyensis (Orchidaceae), a New Species from Peru Similar to T. microglossus

Carlos Martel, José Edquen, Benjamín Collantes, Luis Ocupa

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Telipogon chachapoyensis is described as a new species. It is similar to Telipogon microglossus. We provide a description, illustrations, pictures, and information about the habitat of this new species. Furthermore, we present information and discuss the identity and occurrence of species morphologically similar to Telipogon chachapoyensis, which we call the Telipogon microglossus group, a distinct group among the Telipogon. We also transfer a recently described species, Stellilabium latialatum, to Telipogon.
Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)227-232
Number of pages6
JournalSystematic Botany
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1 Apr 2020


  • Cloud forest
  • Dipterostele
  • Endemic species
  • Oncidiinae
  • Stellilabium


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