Monographs Details: Laelia rosea (Lindl.) C.Schweinf.
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: Piedra Marimare, on east bank of Rio Orinoco opposite head of Isla el Gallo, 200 m alt., occasional epiphyte, "Tepals dark purple, wavy-margined; lip bright rose with 3 white ridges near tip within; column minutely dotted with purple," December 19, 1955, J. J. Wurdack & J. V. Monachino 39998. COLOMBIA (type of Schomburgkia rosea).

Discussion:

Schomburgkia rosea Linden ex Lindl., Bot. Reg. 31: sub t. 53. 1845.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Colombia South America|