~Stelis porschiana Schltr. 1917 - See Stelis papaquerensis Rchb.f. 1850 SUBGENUS Stellata SECTION Disticha eliator alliance Duque 2008 Photo courtesy of Fluer Malcolm and her Orchid Page


Common Name Porsch's Stelis [Austrian Botanist in Brazil late 1800's]

An epiphyte that blooms on an axillary, racemose, many flowered inflorescence. Cited as a synonym of Stelis inaequisepala Hoehne ex Schltr. 1921 yet there are several visual differences sio I will leave them separate pending more information.