Orchid (Acianthera pacayana)

Botanical names:
Acianthera pacayana Accepted
Pleurothallis pacayana Synonym
Pleurothallis gacayana Synonym

Posted by Australis (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia - Zone 10b) on Mar 19, 2017 2:30 AM

Originally mispublished as P. gacayana in Orchids of Guatemala & Belize Ames & Correll (1952/1985) instead of P. pacayana (after the Guatemala volcano Pacaya where it was found). The Catalogue of Life does not recognise the misspelling; it only lists P. pacayana as a synonym.

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