Pleurothallis carrisii Brade 1951 SUBGENUS Madisonia

LCDP Photo by Toscano & Schmidt and Phytotaxa 505: 81 Toscano & E C Schmidt 2021


Drawing by Pabst

Common Name Carris' Pleurothallis

Flower Size 2" [5 mm]

Found in Rio de Janiero and Espitito Santo states of Brazil in the Atlantic Rainforest at elevations of 600 to 800 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing, long repent epiphyte.

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determination so please use with caution! The Drawing by Pabst, my only real reference is not even close to the photo. I'm not sure which might be more correct if either. I need Brade's publication of 1951.

Synonyms Madisonia carrisii (Brade) Toscano & E.C.Smidt 2021; Pabstiella carrisii (Brade) Luer 2007; Specklinia carrisii (Brade) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;

*Arch. Jard. Bot. Rio de Janeiro 11: 75 Brade 1951

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 carrisii;

Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVII A tThird Century of Stelis of Ecuador Systematics of Apoda-Prorepentia Luer 2007as Pabstiella carrisii;

Phytotaxa 505: 81 Toscano & E C Schmidt 2021 as Madisonia carrisii