Pleurothallis phrynoglossa Luer & Hirtz 1998 SUBGENUS Kraenzlinella (Kuntze) Luer 1986

Photo by Ron Parsons

TYPE Drawing

TYPE Drawing by Carl Luer

Flower Photo? NOT

Inflorescence? NOT

Different Flower Angle? NOT

Photos courtesy of Christian Gegenbauer

Common Name The Toads Tongue Pleurothallis

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in Azuay province of Ecuador without collection data as a mini-miniature sized epiphyte with stout, erect ramicauls enveloped by thin, tubular sheaths and carrying a single, erect, apical, thickly coriaceous, elliptical, subacute t obtuse, cuneate below into the sessile base leaf that blooms on a subcongested, to 1.2" [3 cm] long, successively few flowered inflorescence with oblique floral bracts.

The Drawing above is absolutely correct, the photos may be correct, I need better photos of the lip to be sure.

Synonyms Kraenzlinella phrynoglossa (Luer & Hirtz) Luer 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XVI Luer 1998 drawing fide to the drawing/photos maybe; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXVI Luer 2004 as Kraenzlinella phyrnoglossa; Pleurothallids Neotropical Jewels Vol 1 Karremans & Viera 2020 as Acianthera phrynoglossa photo fide