Gymnosiphon aff. divaricatus (Benth.) Benth. & Hook.

Young specimen of Gymnosiphon aff. divaricatus The genus Gymnosiphon is systematically the most complex one in the Burmanniaceae and even in all myco-heterotrophic plants of the new world. Clear identification is not always possible. The species to your right has been assigned to Gymnosiphon aff. divaricatus but it also might be Gymnosiphon minutus Snelders & Maas.

Last revised on 13 February 2001 by Stephan Imhof