Pleurothallis githaginea Pabst & Garay 1956 SUBGENUS Specklinia SECTION Muscosae Lindl. 1842

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Common Name Githagine's ? Pleurothallis

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Found in Rio de Janiero state of Brazil at elevations around 300 meters as a hot growing epiphyte that blooms in the winter.

Synonyms Anathallis githaginea (Pabst & Garay) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase 2001; Panmorphia githaginea (Pabst & Garay) Luer 2006; Specklinia githaginea (Pabst & Garay) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Luer 2004 as Specklinia githaginea; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVIII A Reconsideration of Masdevallia Systematics of Specklinia Luer 2006 as Panmorphia githaginea; NEW SPECIES AND NOMENCLATURAL NOTES IN THEPLEUROTHALLIDINAE (ORCHIDACEAE) FROM BRAZIL Luer & Toscano 2015 as a synonym of Anathallis lobiserrata