Dracula irmeliniae N.Peláez, Gary Mey. & L.A.Mazar.

, Lankesteriana 20(2): 138 (2020).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Lankesteriana : la revista cientifica del Jardin Botanico Lankester, Universidad de Costa Rica
20(2): 138
Date of Publication
16 May 2020
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Department of Antioquia: municipality of Jardín, La Mesenia village, found in cloud forests of the Mesenia–Paramillo nature reserve
Collection Date
14 May 2019
Type Herbaria
holotype JAUM 083541; 083542
Distribution Of Types
Colombia (Western South America, Southern America)

Nomenclatural Notes

as 'irmelinae' [epublished]


doi:10.15517/LANK.V20I2.41823 The specific epithet honours Irmelin Indenbirken, the mother of the actor and philanthropist Leonardo DiCaprio, and constitutes an acknowledgement of DiCaprio's dedication to the long-term health and well-being of all of Earth's inhabitants.