Agrostophyllum neoguinense Kittr. 1984 publ. 1985 SECTION Chitonochilus Drawing by © Gertrude Barusch and Plant Illustrations.org

EARLY EARLIER

Common Name The New Guinea Agrostophyllum

Flower Size

Found in Papua New Guinea in cloud forests at elevations of 800 to 1000 meters as a small to medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with an erect stem carrying many linear, acute, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the early summer and early fall on a terminal, short, many flowered inflorescence with the flowers held close to the apex in a corymb.

Synonyms *Chitonochilus papuanus Schltr. 1905

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912 as Chitonochilus papuanum drawing fide; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915;

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