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are these orchids? what kind are they?

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    is the first picture with long pseudobulb an orchid? it looks like a dendro to me but i am not sure it has no id when it was given to me. The vendor said its a diamond orchid but cant find a diamond orchid online. The second one is a cattleya is it an skinneri?
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    The first one looks like Schomburgkia tibicinis/Myrmecophila tibicinis to me.
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    Your second one looks more like maybe an Epicatt of some kind? (I'm assuming you mean the purple one, right? The white one reminds me more of Dend flowers.)

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    that purple flower reminds me of a Blc and the top center reminds me of Dendrobium speciosum

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    The two in the first pic are deffinently schombs. It could be either tibicinis, or thompsoniana

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    thanks for the info greatly appreciate it i think it do belong to the schomburgkia family had search for it online and its almost the same...

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