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Lepanthes selliana Endres ex Luer 1995 Photo by Carl Luer and Epidendra Orchid Website

Common Name Sell's Lepanthes [Maybe refers to a collector friend named Sell 1800's]

Flower Size .16" [4 mm]

Found in Costa Rica without locational data as a mini-miniature sized epiphyte, with slender, erect to suberect ramicauls enveloped by 6 to 7, lepanthiform sheaths with oblique ostia and carrying a single, erect, coriaceous, ovate, acute, slightly acuminate, cuneate below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms on a filiform, congested, distichous, .6" [1.5 cm] long, successively single, several flowered inflorescence arising on top? of the leaf.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Lindleyana 10: 167. 1995 Luer drawing fide

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