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Orchids

A New Orchid Species Discovered at Bosque De Paz Biological Reserve in Costa Rica

Adam P Karremans and Melania Muñoz García are proud to announce the discovery and classification of Pleurothallis silvae-pacis, a new orchid species entirely new to science, that has been found at the Bosque de Paz Private Biological Reserve in Costa Rica. Adam Karremans is a researcher at Lankester Botanical Gardens, University of[…]

Orchids in Costa Rica

New species of orchids continue to be discovered by researchers poking around in the tops of rain forest trees here and elsewhere, but the total number of species found to exist probably will not far exceed the more than 25,000 now known. I mention the tops of trees because most[…]