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The Rio Suapure


Typical riverside habitat of Cattleya violacea on the Rio Suapure


Another Cattleya violacea growing along the river


A closeup of the above , Cattleya violacea, of good quality


The savannah habitat where the cattleya grows in forest margins


A plant of the savannah habitat


A few plants were found to be growing on large rocks as lithophytes


Epidendrum norae


Habenaria trifida


Ancelmo Pino, our boat pilot for the Rio Suapure trip