Pleurothallis endresii Luer 1999 SUBGENUS Specklinia SECTION Muscosae Lindl. 1842

Drawing by Carl Luer and The Epidendra Website

Common Name Endres' Pleurothallis [Costa Rican Orchid Collector and Illustrator 1800's]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Guatemala and Costa Rica without collection data as a mini-miniature sized epiphyte with ramicauls enveloped at the base by 2 tubular sheaths and carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, elliptical to narrowly obovate, subacute to obtuse, narrowly cuneate below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms on a lateral, .2" [5 mm] long, successively 3 to 4 flowered inflorescence and has infundibular floral bracts.

Synonyms Anathallis endresii (Luer) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase 2001; Panmorphia endresii (Luer) Luer 2006; Pleurothallis endresii Luer 2000; Specklinia endresii (Luer) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Pleurothallidianrum Vol XVIII Luer 1999 Drawing fide; Orquideologia Vol 21 #3 2000 drawing fide; Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica Vol 3 Hammel, Grayum, Herrera and Zamora 2003; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Luer 2004 as Specklinia endresii; Icones Pleurothallidianrum Vol XXVIII Luer 2006 as Panmorphia endresii drawing fide; Orchid Genera and Species in Guatemala Archila, Szlachchetko, Chiron, Lipinska, Mystkowska and Bertolini 2018 as Anathallis endresii