Guatemalan Sobralias

Edited 18 May 2007
© Nina Rach

Sobralia ---

At least ten sobralia species have been identified in Guatemala:

Sobralia amabilis
Sobralia decora
Sobralia fimbriata
Sobralia fragrans
Sobralia leucoxantha

Sobralia macdougallii
Sobralia macra
Sobralia macrantha
Sobralia mucronata
Sobralia xantholeuca


Printed References:

Margaret A. Dix and Michael W. Dix (2000) Orchids of Guatemala: A Revised Annotated Checklist. 61p.
[Elleanthus capitatus, E. caricoides, E. cynarocephalus, E. graminifolius, E. hymenophorus, E. linifolius, E. poiformis; Sobralia amabilis, S. decora, S. fragrans, S. leucoxantha, S. macra, S. macrantha, S. mucronata, S. xantholeuca]

Online References:

Guatemala MAP/Info and a more detailed Map from UT.

Finca Sobralia, PetÚn, Guatemala

ING: Index Nominum Genericorum, URL: from the U.S. National Herbarium, Dept. of Systematic Biology - Botany, Smithsonian Institution

International Plant Names Index [IPNI],

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