Pleurothallis rubrolineata Hoehne 1933 publ. 1934

Another Angle Photo by Roberto Martins and his Flickr Orchid photo Website

Full Shade WarmWinter Spring Summer Fall

Common Name or Meaning The Red Lined Pleurothallis

Flower Size

Found in Rio de Janiero and Sao Paulo Brazil in primary cloud forests at elevations of 500 to 800 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with erect ramicauls enveloped by 3 sheaths and carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, narrowly lanceoalte, light green leaf that blooms at most any time of the year on an erect, 1" [2.5 cm] long, zigzag, successively 1 to 2, 4 to 5 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Pabstiella rubrolineata (Hoehne) Luer 2007; Specklinia rubrolineata (Hoehne) F.Barrios 1983 publ. 1984;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilensis Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing good; Icones Pleurothallidianrum Vol XXIX Luer 2007 as Pabstiella rubrolineata; The Organ Mountain Range Its History and Its Orchids Miller, Warren, Miller and Seehawer 2008 drawing fide