ORIGIN: Found in Ecuador in shady, wet tropical forests at elevations around 1250 to 2000  meters.
DESCRIPTION: Miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with erect, superposed, slender to stout, 2 to 4.8 [5 to 12 cm] long ramicaul enveloped basally by 2 to 3 tubular sheaths and another below the middle and carrying an erect, coriaceous, single, elliptical, subacute to obtuse, cuneate below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the late summer on a loose, subsecund, 4 to 10 [10 to 25 cm] long, racemose, simultaneously several to many flowered inflorescence arising from an annulus just below the apex of the ramicaul.
FLOWER SIZE: 0.2 inches [5 mm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).