Stelis giraffina Luer & R.Escobar

, Harvard Pap. Bot. 21(1): 72 (2016).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Harvard Papers in Botany. Cambridge, MA
21(1): 72
Date of Publication
25 Jul 2016
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
C.Luer 17581
Collection Date
23 May 1995
Type Herbaria
holotype MO
Distribution Of Types
Colombia (Western South America, Southern America)
Type Remarks
flowered in cultivation at Colomborquídeas

Nomenclatural Notes



doi:10.3100/hpib.v21iss1.2016.n6 the specific epithet is named for the mammalian genus Giraffa, remarkable for an elongated neck