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Masdevallia and Affiliates explains the newly accepted divisions of Masdevallia that Carl Luer outlined in Icones vol 28.

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Dracula wallisii

Dracula wallisii (Rchb.f.) Luer

Named in honor of Gustav Wallis who first discovered this species.

 

Subgenus: Dracula

Section: Dracula

Subsection: Dracula

 

Plant ID: 03710(one on the right)

 

Additional Information: This frequent, variable species is widely distributed in the Central Cordillera of Colombia from 5,250 feet (1,600 m) to 9,180 feet (2,800 m).

 

Synonyms:

Masdevallia wallisii Rchb.f.

Masdevallia chimaera var. wallisii (Rchb.f.) Veitch