Lepanthes cornejoi Luer 2010 SECTION Lepanthes SUBSECTION Lepanthes SERIES Lepanthes 1993 Drawing by Carl Luer and The Swiss Orchid Foundantion at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Deep Shade Hot Warm Spring

Common Name or Meaning Cornejo's Lepanthes [Ecuadorian Botanist at GUAY current]

Flower Size .08" [2 mm]

Found in Los Rios Ecuador at elevations around 600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with slender, erect, ramicauls enveloped by 7 to 8, lepanthiform sheaths with ciliater ostia and carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, , narrowly ovate, acute, cuneate below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the spring on a, slender, congested, .12 to .16" [3 to 4 cm] long, including the .8 to 1.2" [2 to 3 cm] long peduncle, successively single, few flowered inflorescence.

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXXI Luer 2010 Luer drawing fide;

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