Pleurothallis modesta [Barb Rodr.]Cogn. 1902 SUBGENUS Specklinia SECTION Muscosae Lindl. 1842

Plant and Flower Photos courtesy of Rudi Hromniak and his and his Orchid Webpage

Common Name The Modest Pleurothallis

Flower Size

Found in Brazil as a small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determiantion so please use with caution

Synonyms Anathallis modesta (Barb. Rodr.) Pridgeon & M.W. Chase 2001; *Lepanthes modesta Barb. Rodr. 1881; Specklinia modesta (Barb. Rodr.) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Iconografia de Orchidaceae Do Brasil Hoehne 1949 drawing Orchidaceae Brasilense Pabst and Dungs Band 1976; Systematics of Pleurothallis Vol 3 Luer 1986; Lindleyana Vol 16 No 4 2001 as Anathallis modesta; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Luer 2004 as Specklinia modesta;