Pleurothallis fenestrata Barb.Rodr. 1881

SUBGENUS Acianthera SECTION Cryptophoranthae Luer 1986 Photo courtesy of Dalton Holland Baptista and Orchidstudium

Common Name The Spotted Flower Pleurothallis

Flower Size

Found in southeastern and southern Brazil as a miniature sized epiphytic orchid.

Synonyms Acianthera fenestrata (Barb.Rodr.) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase 2001; Acianthera spicata (Dutra) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase 2001; Cryptophoranthus fenestratus (Barb.Rodr.) Barb.Rodr. 1881; Cryptophoranthus fenestratus var. angustifolius Cogn. 1896; Cryptophoranthus spicatus Dutra 1933; Pleurothallis spicata (Dutra) Luer 1986

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol III Luer 1986 drawing fide; Lindleyana Vol 16 No 4 2001 as Acianthera fenestrata; Lindleyana Vol 16 No 4 2001 as Acianthera spicata; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 43/3 2001; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Luer 2004