Teuscheria integrilabia Dodson 1978 Drawing by Dodson and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade Hot Warm Fall Winter

Common Name The Smooth Rimmed Lip Teuscheria [refers to the entire lip with no lobes]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in north central Ecuador in Pichincha province in extremely wet montane, cloud forests at elevations around 600 meters as a miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with ovoid to globose pseudobulbs enveloped basally by papery sheaths and carrying a single, apical, erect, plicate, obviously veined, lanceoalte, acute, gradually narrowing below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the fall through winter on a basal, erect, 1" [2.5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Plantarum Tropicarum Plate 341 Dodson 1980 drawing fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 30 1841 - 1904 Brieger 1994 ;