Pleurothallis lobiserrata (Barb.Rodr.) Cogn. 1896 SUBGENUS Specklinia SECTION Muscosae Lindl. 1842 Photo courtesy of Dalton Holland Baptista and Orchidstudium

Common Name The Serrated Lobe Pleurothallis [refers to the lobes of the lip]

Flower Size .16" [4 mm]

Found in Espiritu Santo and Rio de Janiero states of Brazil as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with erect, cylindrical ramicauls with a single sheath and carrying a single, apical, erect, fleshy, oblong-lanceolate, purple suffused beneath, subacute, longly petiolate base leaf that blooms on 1 to 3, shorter than the leaf, successively single, to 6 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Anathallis lobiserrata (Barb.Rodr.) Luer & Toscano 2009; *Lepanthes lobiserrata Barb.Rodr. 1881; Panmorphia lobiserrata (Barb.Rodr.) Luer 2006; Specklinia lobiserrata (Barb.Rodr.) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilensis Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing hmm; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Luer 2004 as Specklinia lobiserrata; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVIII Luer 2006 as Panmorphia lobiserrata; Orchidees du Bresil As Orquideas da Serra do Castello Vol 2 Chiron & Bolsanello 2013 as Anathallis lobiserrata drawing/photo fide

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