Rodrigueziopsis microphyton (Barb.Rodr.) Schltr. 1920 Photo by , Dalton Holland Baptista and The Orchidstudium Website

Common Name The Mini-Miniature Rodrigueziopsis

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Parana and Santa Catarina states of Brazil at elevations around 800 to 1800 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with very well spaced, oval pseduobulbs carrying 2, apical, leaves that blooms on a racemose, 1.2" [3 cm] long, to 5 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Gomesa microphyta (Barb.Rodr.) M.W.Chase & N.H.Williams 2009; *Rodriguezia microphyta Barb.Rodr. 1881

References W3 Tropicos Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Encyclopedia of Cultivated Orchids Hawkes 1965; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 32 1996; Orchids of Brazil Vol 1 Oncidinae Baptista, Harding & Neto 2011 photo fide

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