SUBGENUS Pleurothallis SECTION Truncatae Luer 1986

This is a monotypic section. Characterized by the orbicular flower with an orbicular lip within and is formed by round involute sides. The base of the lip is solidly united to the base of the terete column and carries an apical anther and stigma.

  1. Pleurothallis truncata Lindl. 1836 Ecuador