Pleurothallis spectabilis Ames & Scheinf. 1925 Photo by Cetzal Ix and Nuevos registros de Orchidaceae para Honduras

Common Name The Spectacular Pleurothallis

Flower Size

Found in Oaxaca and Chiapas states of Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama in mixed tropical forests at elevations around 1000 meters as a warm to cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the winter

Often cited as a synonym of P endotrachys.

Synonyms Specklinia spectabilis (Ames & C.Schweinf.) Pupulin & Karremans 2012

References W3 Tropicos Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; LANKESTERIANA 14(2): 115121. Vega, Cetzal, Mo, Germer and Soler 2014 photo fide

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