Pleurothallis tarantula Luer & Hirtz

, Lindleyana 11: 186 (fig.) (1996).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Lindleyana; Scientific Journal of the American Orchid Society. West Palm Beach, FL
11: 186 (fig.)
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
W.Flores, W.Teague, A.Andreetta,C.A.Luer, A.C.Hirtz 13553
Type Herbaria
holotype MO
Distribution Of Types
Cordillera del Condor, epiphytic in cloud forest east of Guisme, 1750 m, Morona-Santiago (Ecuador, Western South America, Southern America)


Basionym of
Specklinia tarantula (Luer & Hirtz) Luer, Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 95: 264 (2004).
Nomenclatural link
Stelis tarantula (Luer & R.Escobar) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase, Lindleyana 16(4): 267 (2001).
Same citation as
Pleurothallis tarantula Luer & Hirtz, Lindleyana 11(3): 186 (1996) (1996).