Sobralia neglecta

Schlechter 1923

Native to Costa Rica

Edited 23 April 2007
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Sobralia neglecta Schlechter

Originally published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 19: 161 (1923).

Type specimen (Lectotype AMES) chosen by Barringer, published in Fieldiana, Bot. n. s. 17: 18. 1986. Collector: A.M.Brenes (#279).

Flowers are pink with a white margin.

Similar to Sobralia decora and Sobralia fenzliana.




Printed References:

Barringer (1986). in: Fieldiana, Bot. n. s. 17: 18.

Robert L. Dressler 1993. Field Guide to the Orchids of Coata Rica and Panama. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 374p. [p.322].

Online References:

International Plant Names Index [IPNI],


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