Monographs Details: Elleanthus gracilis (Rchb.f.) Rchb.f.
Authority: Schweinfurth, Charles. 1967. Orchidaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 69-214.
Family:Orchidaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Bolivar: Chimanta Massif, Torono-tepui, on northwest-facing forested slopes between Summit Camp and the base of escarpment, 1880-1970 m alt., on tree, leaves flexible, firmly membranaceous, dark green above and paler beneath, flowers deep orchid, February 27, 1955, J. A. Steyermark & J. J. Wurdack 1193. T h e type of Evelyna gracilis was from VENEZUELA.

Discussion:

Evelyna gracilis Reichb. f., Linnaea 22: 843. 1849.

Distribution:Venezuela South America|