Pteroglossa euphlebia (Rchb.f.) Garay 1980 publ. 1982 Drawing by Fitch Curtis Botanical Magazine


Common Name The Strongly Veined Pteroglossa

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in Rio de Janiero state of Brazil as a small to medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with a basal rosette of large, oblong to obovate-oblong, acute, undulate margined, pale green, sparsely flecked with clear green spots, membraneous leaves that blooms in the spring on a terminal, erect, enveloped by 6 to 8 spaced, darker, erect, acuminate, semi-amplexicaule, lanceolate shaeths

Synonyms Cogniauxiocharis euphlebia (Rchb.f.) Szlach. & Rutk. 2008; *Spiranthes euphlebia Rchb.f.1883

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Atlas des Orchidees Cultivees Constantin 1920 as Spiranthes euphlebia drawing fide; Flora Brasilica fasc 8 Vol XII II 13-43 Orchidaceae Hoehne 1945 as Cogniauxiocharis euphlebius; Flora Brasilica fasc 8 Vol XII II 13-43 Orchidaceae Illustrations Hoehne 1945 as Cogniauxiocharis euphlebius drawing fide; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Lieferung 6 321 - 384 Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1975 as Cogniauxiorchis euphlebia; Orchidaceae Brasilenses Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 as Cogniauxiorchis euphlebia drawing fide;