Ponera exilis Dressler 1968 publ. 1971 Photo by Eric Hagsater

Part shade Cold

Common Name The Slim Ponera

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Jalisco, Colima, Mexico and Guerrero states of Mexico in evergreen cloud forests at elevations of 2300 to 2700 meters.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; ORQUIDEA (MEX.) 12(1). JULIO 1990 drawing/photo fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 42/3 2001 drawing fide; Orchids of Mexico Hagsater, Soto, Salazar etal 2005 photo fide