Phloeophila similis (Schltr.) Garay 1974 Photo courtesy of Dalton Holland Baptista and Orchidstudium

Common Name The Similar Phloeophila

Flower Size

Found in southern Brazil to Misiones Argentina as a miniature sized epiphytic orchid.

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determination so please use with caution

Synonyms *Cryptophoranthus similis Schltr. 1919; Pleurothallis similis (Schltr.) Luer 1986

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol III Luer 1986 as Pleurothallis similis