Pleurothallis javieri [Archila] comb novo Pfahl 2013 SUBGENUS Acianthera SECTION Brachystachyae Lindley 1859 Photo by Fredy Archila and The Epidendra Website

Common Name Javier's Pleurothallis [Son and companion collector of author current]

Flower Size .04" [5 mm]

Found in Guatemala at elevations around 1400 meters as a small sized, warm to cool, pendulous growing epiphyte with cylindrical ramicauls and carrying a single, apical, pendent, coriaceous, narrowly linear-ovate, acute, contracted below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms on a pendent, 2" [5 cm] long peduncle, simultaneously few flowered inflorescence arising through a spathe at the apex of the ramicaul and has a purple spotted floral bract.

Synonyms *Acianthera javieri Archila 2009

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list, IPNI ; Richardiana 10: 14 Archila 2009 as Acianthera javieri drawing/photo fide

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