Ponera exilis Dressler 1968 publ. 1971 Photo by Eric Hagsater

Part shade Cold

Common Name The Slim Ponera

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found from central and southern Mexico in evergreen cloud forests at elevations of 2400 to 2700 meters.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 42/3 2001 drawing fide; Orchids of Mexico Hagsater, Soto, Salazar etal 2005 photo fide