Stelis mucronella Luer 2010 SECTION Humboldtia

Collection sheet of the TYPE by S Jameson

Common Name The Mountain Stelis [refers to the high elevation habitat of the species]

Flower Size

Found in Pichincha province of Ecuador .

Not to be confused with S mucronata D Don 1925 which is a synonym of Oberonia mucronata (D.Don) Ormerod & Seidenf. 1997 or S mucronata Porsch 1905 which is a synonym of S pauciflora


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;

Fol. Orchid. 8: 18 Lindley 1859 as S mucronata nom. illeg.;

* Icones Pleurothallidinarum XXXI Lepanthes of Bolivia Systematics of Octomeria Luer 2010 ;