Three new species of Lepanthes (Pleurothalldinae: Orchidaceae) from Amazonas, Peru

Alexander Damian, Bruno Larsen

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Abstract

Three new species of Lepanthes (Orchidaceae: Pleurothallidinae) from Northern Peru are described here. Each species is illustrated with a line drawing, also a photograph for each one is presented. For each species information about distribution, habitat, and a comparison with similar taxa is given. The new species are named as Lepanthes pseudoprofusa, Lepanthes odobenus, and Lepanthes peruviana.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)149-156
Number of pages8
JournalPhytotaxa
Volume291
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 11 Jan 2017

Keywords

  • Lepanthes odobenus
  • Lepanthes peruviana
  • Lepanthes pseudoprofusa
  • Pleurothallidinae

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