Pleurothallis neossa (Luer & Hirtz) J.M.H.Shaw 2014 SUBGENUS Pleurothallis SECTION Macrophyllae-Fasciclatae Lindl. 1859

Flower size photo

Side View of Flower

Leaf and Flower

Photos by Kevin Holcomb

Common Name

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Ecuador as a miniature sized epiphyte with an erect ramicaul enveloped by a tubular, papery sheath at midstem and carrying a single, apical, horizontal, linear, acute to acuminate, basally clasping leaf that blooms on a fascile of horizontal, short, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms *Acronia neossa Luer & Hirtz 2009

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;