Pleurothallis apposita Luer 1998 SUBGENUS Crocodeilanthe [Rchb.f & Warsc.]Luer 1986 Drawing by Carl Luer and Epidendra Orchid Website

Full shade

Common Name or Meaning The Side By Side Pleurothallis

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Ecuador without locality as a small sized epiphyte? with erect?, slender ramicauls carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, elliptical, subacute, cuneate below to the slender, petiolate base leaf that blooms on 2 to 4, subcongested, more or less distichous, 2.8 to 4" [7 to 10 cm], simultaneously several flowered inflorescence arising from a slender spathe through an annulus and has infundibular floral bracts.

Synonyms Crocodeilanthe apposita (Luer) Luer 2004; Stelis apposita (Luer) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase 2001;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XVI Luer 1998 drawing fide; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Luer 2004 as Crocodeilanthe apposita