Monographs Details: Lanium microphyllum (Lindl.) Benth.
Authority: Schweinfurth, Charles. 1967. Orchidaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 69-214.
Family:Orchidaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - BRITISH GUIANA. Schomburgk s.n. (type of Epidendrum microphyllum). Barima River, Im Thurn 97. COLOMBIA. Vaupes: Rio Kuduyari (affluent of Rio Vaupes), Yapobodd, epiphyte in quartzite savanna, flowers brown-yellow, October 4-6, 1951, R. E. Schultes & I. Cabrera 14279, 14320. VENEZUELA. Bolivar: Mt. Roraima, Schomburgk s.n., fide Schnee (this is perhaps the type locality cited above under British Guiana). SURINAM and PERU.

Discussion:

Epidendrum microphyllum Lindl., Hook. Jour. Bot. 3: 85. 1841.

Distribution:Guyana South America| Colombia South America| Venezuela South America| Suriname South America| Peru South America|