Native to Panama
Edited 17 April 2007
© Nina Rach
Published in Lankesteriana, the Costa Rican journal.
Type collected by Dressler (R.L.Dressler 6352) from Cerro Jefe, Panama and flowered in cultivation. Holotype at MO herbarium. The specific epithet honors Panamanian orchid student Marianne Akers.
Robert L. Dressler (Sept. 2002) "The major sections or groups within Sobralia, with four new species from Panama and Costa Rica, S. crispissima, S. gloriana, S. mariannae and S. nutans," in: Lankesteriana no. 5: 9-15. [this species found on pp. 13-15; Fig. 4.]
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ING: Index Nominum Genericorum, URL: http://ravenel.si.edu/botany/ing/ingForm.cfm from the U.S. National Herbarium, Dept. of Systematic Biology - Botany, Smithsonian Institution
International Plant Names Index [IPNI],
International Plant Names Index