Caladenia atrochila D.L.Jones 1998 SUBGENUS Petalochilus

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Part SunColdSpring

Common Name The Dark Lip Caladenia - In Australia Dark Heart Fingers

Flower Size .4 to .56" [1 to 1.4 cm]

Found in Tasmania at elevations of sea level to 50 meters as a mini-miniature to small sized, cold growing terrestrial with a very thin, almost terete, hairy leaf and an erect, hairy, 2.4 to 6.4" [6 to 16 cm] long, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Petalochilus atrochilus (D.L.Jones) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 as Petalochilus atrochilus photo good; The Native Orchids of New Zealand, A Colour Field Guide Scanlen & St George 2010 photo fide;