Basionym of Prosthechea cochleata (L.) W.E.Higgins.
Also published in Bot. Repos. 1: 13 in 1798:
A plant, from which this figure was taken, was a present to Messrs. Lee and Kennedy from the Honourable Mrs. Barrington, who received it from Dr. Dancer's botanical garden Jamaica, of which island it is a native; therefore must be kept in the stove.