Schiedeella trilineata (Lindl.) Burns-Bal. 1981 Photo by © Joel McNeal and his P Base Orchid Photo Website

Part Sun Warm Winter

Common Name The Three Lined Schiedeella

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica in oak-pine forests in full sun at elevations around 800 meters as a miniature sized, warm growing terrestrial with an erect, glabrous stem carrying basal, not present at blooming leaves that blooms in the winter on an erect, to 6" [15 cm] long, few to several flowered inflorescence enveloped by scarous sheaths and carrying diurnally fragrant flowers

Synonyms Deiregyne hondurensis (Schltr.) Schltr. 1920; Deiregyne trilineata (Lindl.) Schltr. 1920; Gularia trilineata (Lindl.) Garay 1980 publ. 1982; Gyrostachys trilineata (Lindl.) Kuntze 1891; Sarcoglottis hondurensis (Schltr.) Ames 1925; Schiedeella trilineata var. undulata Szlach. 1991; Spiranthes hondurensis Schltr. 1918; *Spiranthes trilineata Lindl. 1842;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; ORQUIDEA (Méx. ) 8(1) MARCH 1981; Las Orquedias de El Salvador Vol 3 Hamer 1981 as Deiregyne trilineata drawing ok; ORQUIDEA (Méx.) 11 1988 as Deiregyne hondurensis drawing fide; Icones Plantarum Tropicarum Plate 757 Hamer 1982 as Gularia trilineata drawing fide; Selbyana Vol 10 Orchids of Central America Hamer 1988 as Gularia trilineata drawing fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 40 pg 2492 - 2564 Brieger 2000 dawing ok