Dresslerella

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Dresslerella
Dresslerella pilosissima.jpg
Dresslerella pilosissima
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
Subtribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Dresslerella
Luer (1976)

Dresslerella is a genus of miniature orchids, with about 13 species native to South and Central America.[1] The genus is named after orchidologist Robert L. Dressler. Some species are noted to be pubescent.

List of species[edit]

  1. Dresslerella archilae Luer & Béhar, Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 57: 140 (1995).
  2. Dresslerella caesariata Luer, Selbyana 2: 185 (1978).
  3. Dresslerella cloesii Luer, Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 103: 277 (2005).
  4. Dresslerella elvallensis Luer, Selbyana 3: 2 (1976).
  5. Dresslerella hirsutissima (C.Schweinf.) Luer, Selbyana 2: 185 (1978).
  6. Dresslerella hispida (L.O.Williams) Luer, Selbyana 3: 4 (1976).
  7. Dresslerella lasiocampa Luer & Hirtz, Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 103: 278 (2005).
  8. Dresslerella pertusa (Dressler) Luer, Selbyana 3: 6 (1976).
  9. Dresslerella pilosissima (Schltr.) Luer, Selbyana 2: 185 (1978).
  10. Dresslerella portillae Luer & Hirtz, Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 88: 102 (2002).
  11. Dresslerella powellii (Ames) Luer, Selbyana 3: 8 (1976).
  12. Dresslerella sijmiana Luer, Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 88: 103 (2002).
  13. Dresslerella stellaris Luer & R.Escobar, Selbyana 2: 188 (1978).

References[edit]

  • Luer, C.A. (1976) Selbyana 3(1): 1.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2006) Epidendroideae (Part One). Genera Orchidacearum 4: 352 ff. Oxford University Press.

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