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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