Acianthus aegeridantennatus N.Halle' 1977 TYPE Drawing by © Nicolas Halle'

Full shade WarmFall

Common Name The ? Acianthus

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in northwesstern and southeastern New Caledoniaat elevations around 500 meters as a miniature to small sized, warm growing terrestrial with a round tuber giving rise to an erect stem carrying a single, orbicular-deeply cordate, deeply 3 to 5 lobed, terminal lobe elongate, petiolate base leaf that blooms in the fall on an erect, 2.4 to 4.8" [6 to 12 cm] long, 5 to 23 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Acianthella aegeridantennata (N.Hallé) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2004; Acianthopsis aegeridantennata (N.Hallé) Szlach. 2001; Stigmatodactylus aegeridantennatus (N.Hallé) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 2018; Univiscidiatus aegeridantennatus (N.Hallé) Szlach 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Flore de la Nouvelle-Caledonie et Dependences Vol 8 Orchidaceae Halle 1977 drawing fide;