!Microthelys minutiflora (A.Rich. & Galeotti) Garay 1980 publ. 1982 Scan by Jany Renz and the Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria

Common Name The Small Flowered Microthelys

Flower Size

Found in Mexico and Guatemala on extremely sunny, sandy slopes as a small sized, cool growing terrestrial orchid at elevations around 1500 meters

Synonyms Brachystele minutiflora (A.Rich. & Galeotti) Burns-Bal. 1986; Galeottiella minutiflora (A.Rich. & Galeotti) Szlach. 1991; Mesadenus minutiflorus (A.Rich. & Galeotti) Schltr. 1920; *Spiranthes minutiflora A.Rich. & Galeotti 1845

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 40 2000 drawing fide;