Pleurothallis ciliolata Schltr. 1926 SUBGENUS Specklinia SECTION Muscosae Lindl. 1842

Drawing by Pabst

Common Name The Lashed Pleurothallis

Flower Size 1.44" [3.6 cm]

Found in Surinam, Fr Guiana, Guyana, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia and Brazil at elevations around 600 meters as a warm growing, caespitose epiphyte

CAUTION Many references put this species as a synonym of P funerea but Kew has it separate, I await better references.

Synonyms Anathallis ciliolata (Schltr.) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase 2001; Panmorphia ciliolata (Schltr.) Luer 2006; Pleurothallis curitybensis Schltr. ex Mansf. 1930; Specklinia ciliolata (Schltr.) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;

Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 23: 36 Schlechter 1926;

Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 58: 6 Schlechter 1930 as P curitybensis;

Flora de Venezuela Foldats Volumen XV Part 2 1970 not = P funerea;

Flora de Venezuela Foldats Volumen XV Part 2 1970 as Pleurothallis curitybensis;

Venezuelan Orchids Illustrated Vol 4 Dunsterville & Garay 1972 not = P funerea;

Orchidaceae Brasilense Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing fide;

Orchids of Venezuela, An Illustrated Field Guide Dunsterville & Garay 1979 drawing not = P funerea;

Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol III Systematics of Pleurothallis Luer 1986;

Orchids of Bolivia Vol 1 Pleurothallidinae Vasquez & Ibisch 2000;

Lindleyana Vol 16 No 4:248 Pridgeon & M.W.Chase 2001 as Anathallis ciliolata;

Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Pleurothallis subgenus Acianthera and Three Allied subgenera, A Second Century of new Species of Stelis of Ecuador, Epibator, Ophidion and Zootrophion Luer 2004 as Specklinia ciliolata;

Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVIII A Reconsideration of Masdevalia Systematics of Specklinia Luer 2006 as Panmorphia ciliolata