Family Orchidaceae
Basionym Palmorchis sordida Dressler
Original Identification Corymborchis forcipigera (Reichb.f.) L. O. Wms.
Current Taxon Palmorchis sordida Dressler
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Orquideología; Revista de la Sociedad Colombiana de Orquideología 20: 262, f. 1997.
Holotype/Isotype Holotype
DUKE Accession Number 274500
Primary Collector Mike Grayum
Collector Number 2871
Collection Date 28 May 1980
Country Costa Rica
Province/State Heredia
Plant Location Notes Finca La Selva, the OTS Field Station on the Rio Puerto Viejo just E of its junction with the Rio Sarapiqui. Elevation about 100 m. Terrestrial in secondary vegetation on hill behind large staked Hura, along W River Road.
Plant Description Notes Flowers sordid, with purple veining inside.
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Broad geographical location Central America
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