Pleurothallis hondurensis is an orchid species identified by Ames in 1924. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Acianthera hondurensis.
ORIGIN: Found in Belize, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua in tropical rain forests at elevations around 100 to 600 meters on tree trunk, often near rivers and swamps.
DESCRIPTION: Mini-miniature sized, scandent, hot to warm growing epiphyte with an elongate, slender, terete stem enveloped basally by a few tubular sheaths and carrying a singgle, apical, narrowly elliptic, acute-acuminate, tridenticulate apically, gradually narrowing basally into the base leaf that blooms in the late winter and spring on a terminal, terete, shorter than the leaf, racemose, densely several  flowered inflorescence basally enveloped by a conduplicate, spatheaceous bract and an obliquely funnel-shaped, obtuse floral bract.
FLOWER SIZE: 0.1 inches [2.5 mm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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