Bogoria taeniorhiza (Schltr.) Schltr. 1913

Inflorescence Photos by Tun Jang And The Wild Orchids in Sumatra Website

Common Name The Tape-Like Root Bogoria

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Sumatra in forests near watercourses at elevations around 1000 to 1500 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with a very short stem carrying 3 to 5, elliptic, oblique, unequally bilobed apically, glabrous, cuneate below into the base leaves that blooms in the fall on an axillary, somewhat longer than the leaves, fractiflex higher up, slender, grooved, to 2" [to 5 cm] long, successively few flowered inflorescence with a few bracts.

Synonyms *Sarcochilus taeniorhizus Schltr. 1912

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915; Die Orchideen lieferung 22 Schlechter/Brieger 1989; Orchids of Sumatra Comber 2001; A to Z of South East Asian Orchid Species Vol 2 O'Byrne 2011

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