A Second Species of Seegeriella (Orchidaceae: Oncidiinae)


Seegeriella crothersii

How to Cite

Pupulin, F., & Medina, H. (2019). A Second Species of Seegeriella (Orchidaceae: Oncidiinae). Selbyana, 30(1), 72–75. Retrieved from https://ojs.test.flvc.org/selbyana/article/view/115487


Seegeriella crothersii, a new species from Ecuador, is described and illustrated. The new species is compared with S. pinifolia, from which it mainly differs by the laterally fla~tened J~aves, the paniculate inflorescence with short, 2-flowered secondary branches, the much small~r hp, provlde.d with shorter lateral lobes, and the greenish yellow sepals and petals. A key to the species of Seegerzella IS provided.




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