Kefersteinia maculosa Dressler 1983 SECTION Umbonatae Photo by Robert Dressler, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR


Common Name The Spotted Kefersteinia

Flower Size 1.4" [3.5 cm]

Found in Panama at elevations of 850 to 950 meters as a small sized hot to warm growing epiphyte with obovate-elliptic leaves that blooms on an erect, [1.5 to 2 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence with 2 bracts occurring in the late spring and early summer.

Synonyms Senghasia maculosa (Dressler) Szlach. 2003

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; *Orquideologia 16: No 1 52. 1983; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 26 1584 - 1648 Brieger 1992; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008