Pleurothallis susanensis Hoehne 1938 SUBGENUS Effusae Luer 2000

TYPE Drawing by © Hoehne

Common Name The Suzano Pleurothallis [A suburb of the city of Sao Paulo]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Sao Paulo state of Brazil as a miniature to small sized, warm growing, caespitose epiphyte with erect ramicauls enveloped basally by a sheath and carrying a single, apical, narrowly lanceolate, acute leaf that blooms on successively 1 to 3, few flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Specklinia suzanensis (Hoehne) Luer 2004; Stelis suzanensis (Hoehne) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;

*Arq. Bot. Estado São Paulo, n.s., f.m., 1(1): 11 Hoehne 1938

Iconografia de Orchidaceae Do Brasil Hoehne 1949 drawing fide;

Orchidaceae Brasilensis Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing fide;

Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XX Systematics of Jostia, Andinia, Barbosella, Barbrodia & Pleurothallis subgen Antilla, Effusia and Restrepioidia Luer 2000;

Lindleyana 16: 267 Pridgeon & M.W.Chase 2001 as Stelis susanensis;

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 susanensis