Monographs Details: Pleurothallis discoidea Lindl.
Authority: Schweinfurth, Charles. 1967. Orchidaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 69-214.
Family:Orchidaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - SURINAM. Tafelberg, Arrowhead Basin, 625 m alt., base of south escarpment, frequent epiphyte in high forest, B. Maguire 24525. TRINIDAD (type of both concepts) and VENEZUELA.

Discussion:

Pleurothallis leptopetala Cogn., Urban Symb. Antill. 6: 693. 1910.

Distribution:Suriname South America| Trinidad and Tobago South America| Venezuela South America|