Stelis hippocrepica Luer & R.Escobar

, Harvard Pap. Bot. 21(1): 73 (2016).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Harvard Papers in Botany. Cambridge, MA
21(1): 73
Date of Publication
25 Jul 2016
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
C.Luer 11327
Norte de Santander: at the pass N of Villacaro, 2850 m
Collection Date
11 May 1985
Type Herbaria
holotype MO
Distribution Of Types
Colombia (Western South America, Southern America)
Type Remarks
flowered in cultivation at Colomborquídeas from material collected by C.Luer, R.Escobar & D.Portillo on 11 May 1984

Nomenclatural Notes



doi:10.3100/hpib.v21iss1.2016.n6 the specific epithet is from the Latin hippocrepicus, horseshoe-shaped, referring to the callus of the lip