Laelia gerhard-santosii Pabst 1975 Photo by Eerika Shulz and her Flickr Orchid Photo Website

Common Name Gerhard-Santosi's Laelia [Brazilian Orchid enthusiast governor of the state of Espirito Santo Brazil]

Flower Size 2.6" [6.5 cm]

Found in southeastern Brazil as a natural hybrid between L harpophylla and L kautskyana

Synonyms Cattleya gerhard-santosii (Pabst) Van den Berg 2010; Dungsia gerhard-santosii (Pabst) Chiron & V.P.Castro 2002; Sophronitis gerhard-santosii (Pabst) Van den Berg & M.W.Chase 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Digest Vol 48 No 1 1984 drawing fide

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