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Restrepia pelyx

Restrepia pelyx
Photo Information
Copyright: Raimundo Mesquita (mesquens) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 168 W: 9 N: 287] (2073)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-02-26
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T2i
Exposure: f/4, 1/120 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-03-13 2:35
Viewed: 1780
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Restrepia pelyx is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Restrepia.

Plant blooms from spring to fall with a single 2 cm wide flower.

Plant is found in Colombia and Veneauela at elevations of 2000 to 2300 meters. Also in Brazil at the borders and highlands of the State of Roraima (Pico da Neblina).

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-03-13 3:21]

Hi Raimundo,a very difficult orchid to take,but your dot of fire is perfect to show us the best flowers details,too small and too nice,i never seen before this specie.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

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