Pleurothallis haberi Luer 2002 SUBGENUS Specklinia SECTION Muscosae Lindl. 1842

Drawing by Carl Luer and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website


Common Name Haber's Pleurothallis [American Discoverer of species current]

Flower Size .08" [2 mm]

Found in Alajuela Costa Rica at elevations around 900 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with a short, erect ramicaul enveloped by 2 tubular sheaths and carrying a single, erect, coriaceous, obovate, obtuse, cuneate below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the late fall and early winter on a fascile of slender, .4 to .48" [1 to 1.2 cm] long peduncle, successively single, few flowered inflorescence with a tubular floral bract.

Synonyms Anathallis haberi (Luer) Solano & Soto Arenas 2002 publ. 2003; Lankesteriana haberi (Luer) Karremans 2014; Panmorphia haberi (Luer) Luer 2006; Specklinia haberi (Luer) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum Plate 520 Hagsater & Soto 2002 as Anathallis haberi drawing fide; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Luer 2004 as Specklinia haberi ; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVIII Luer 2006 as Panmorphia haberi drawing fide