<i>Lepanthes miraculum</i> (Orchidaceae), a new addition to the Peruvian orchid flora


  • Benjamín Collantes Inkaterra-Inka Terra Association, Andalucía 174, Lima 18, Peru
  • Julio G. Ochoa Parque Arqueológico Nacional de Machupicchu, Dirección Regional de Cultura – Cusco, Ministerio de Cultura, Cusco, Peru
  • Carlos Martel Institute of Evolutionary Ecology and Conservation Genomics, University of Ulm, Helmholtzstraße 10-1 Containerstadt, D-89081 Ulm, Germany
  • Lisa Thoerle 23 John Dyer Road, Little Compton RI 02837, U.S.A.




New record, Lepanthes species, Pleurothallidinae, Epidendreae, Epidendroideae, Peru


Lepanthes miraculum, formerly known from one area in Bolivia, is reported from Machu Picchu in southern Peru. Illustrations, figures, notes on the specimens found in Peru and an updated description are provided and compared to those known from Bolivia. 


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Collantes, B., Ochoa, J. G., Martel, C., & Thoerle, L. (2016). &lt;i&gt;Lepanthes miraculum&lt;/i&gt; (Orchidaceae), a new addition to the Peruvian orchid flora. Lankesteriana: International Journal on Orchidology, 16(1). https://doi.org/10.15517/lank.v16i1.23693

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