Pleurothallis caldensis Hoehne & Schltr. 1926 SUBGENUS Arthrosia Luer 1986

Photo by © Dalton Holland Baptista.


Drawing by Pabst

Full shade Cool

Common Name The Poça do Caldas Pleurothallis [A Town In Minas Gerais Brazil]]

Flower Size .12" [3 mm]

Found in Minas Gerais state of southwestern Brazil as a cool growing epiphyte

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determination so please use with caution

Synonyms Acianthera caldensis (Hoehne & Schltr.) F.Barros 2004; Arthrosia caldensis (Hoehne & Schltr.) Luer 2006; Specklinia caldensis (Hoehne & Schltr.) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;

*Arch. Bot. São Paulo 1: 210 Hoehne & Schlechter 1926

Orchidaceae Brasilensis Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing hmm;

Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Pleurothallis subgenus Acianthera and Three Allied subgenera, A Second Century of new Species of Stelis of Ecuador, Epibator, Ophidion and Zootrophion Luer 2004 as Specklinia caldensis;

Orchid Memories: 9 F Barros 2004 as Acianthera caldensis;

Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVIII A Reconsideration of Masdevallia Systematics of Specklinia Luer 2006 as Arthrosia caldensis