Pleurothallis fluminensis Pabst 1973 SUBGENUS Effusae Luer 2000

Drawing by Pabst

Common Name The Flamengo Pleurothallis [A district and Beach of Rio de Janiero]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Rio de Janiero state of Brazil as a hot growing epiphyte

Synonyms Pabstiella fluminensis (Pabst) Luer 2007; Specklinia fluminensis (Pabst) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;

*Bradea 1: 363 Pabst 1973

Orchidaceae Brazilensis Band 1 Pabst and Dungs 1975 drawing fide;

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 fluminensis;

Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVIII A Third Century of Stelis of Ecuador Systematics of Apoda=Prorepentia Luer 2006 as Pabstiella fluminensis