Monographs Details: Pleurothallis elegans (Kunth) F.Rchb.
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: On northwest slope of Churtepui (Muru-tepui), 2050 m alt., along base of lower escarpment 5 km north of Camp 8, on tree trunk 10 m above the ground, flowers cream-color, February 1, 1953, J. J. Wurdack 34280; near Last Camp below summit of Cerro Venamo, about 1300 m alt., in somewhat dwarf rain forest, G. C. K. Dunsterville 884. COLOMBIA (type of Dendrobium elegans).

Discussion:

Dendrobium elegans H.B.K., Nov. Gen. et Sp. PI. 1: 358. 1816.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Colombia South America|