SUBGENUS Xenion Luer 1986

Characterized by the climbing habit and short ramicauls and a three lobed lip that is centrally excavate and fixed firmly at the base to the column foot and the column is elongate with a winged, hooded apex

  1. Pleurothallis spiralis (Ruiz & Pav.) Lindl 1830

  2. Pleurothallis xenion Luer & R.Escobar 1983