Pseudolaelia geraensis Pabst 1967 Photo by © Vojtech Šmajer and his The Tropicke Orchideje Website

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Common Name The Minas Gerais Pseudolaelia [A state of Brazil where the species occurs]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in Minas Gerais state of Brazil to elevations of 800 to 1000 meters as an epiphyte with 5 to 6, apical, linear-oblong leaves that blooms on terminal, to 36" [90 cm] long, several to many flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilensis Band 1 Pabst and Dungs 1976 drawing fide; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Lieferung 9 513 - 576 Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1977; Cattleya and their Relatives Vol III Withner 1990 drawing fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 77 #5 2008 photo fide; Orchidees Du Bresil As Orchideas da Serra Do Castello Vol 3 Chiron & Bolsanello 2013 drawing/photo fide