Stelis gerontica Luer & R.Escobar

, Harvard Pap. Bot. 22(2): 92 (2017).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Harvard Papers in Botany. Cambridge, MA
22(2): 92
Date of Publication
31 Dec 2017
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
R.Escobar 5022
Antioquia: Urrao, El Llavero, 1500 m
Collection Date
12 Dec 1992
Type Herbaria
holotype MO
Distribution Of Types
Colombia (Western South America, Southern America)
Type Remarks
coll. by M. Zapata, fl. in cult. at Colomborquídeas

Nomenclatural Notes



doi:10.3100/hpib.v22iss2.2017.n2 the specific epithet is from the Greek gerontikos, 'like a little old man', referring to a fancied appearance of the plant