Pleurothallis daviesii [Archila, Jiménez Rodr. & Véliz] in ed. SUBGENUS Empusella

TYPE Drawing

Photo/type drawing by of © Fredy Archila


Common Name Davies' Pleurothallis

Flower Size

Found in AltaVerapaz department of Guatemala at elevations around 1200 meters as a small sized, cool growing, caespitose epiphyte with ramicals carrying a single, apical, erect, elliptic, tridenticulate apically, petiolate base leaf. that blooms in the later summer on a flattened, 4 to 8" [10 to 20 cm] long, apical, racemose, few to many [10] successive flowered, inflorescence that is longer than the leaves and has a fractiflex rachis.

Synonyms *Specklinia daviesii Archila, Jiménez Rodr. & Véliz 2015

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;

Moscosoa 19:18 Archila 2015 as Specklinia daviesii photo/drawing fide;

Orchid Genera and Species in Guatemala Archila, Szlachchetko, Chiron, Lipinska, Mystkowska and Bertolini 2018 as Specklinia daviesii photo fide