Chiloglottis pluricallata D.L.Jones 1991

Another Angle Photo by John Varigos and His Orchid webpage

EARLY

Common Name The Many Glanded Chiloglottis - The Clustered Bird Orchid

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in New South Wales Australia in montane and subalpine, moist forests with grass, fern and bush understory at elevations of 900 to 1600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cold growing terrestrial with 2 elliptic, obtuse. gradually narrowing below into the conduplicate petiolate base leaves that blooms in the spring and early summer on an erect, terminal, 3.2" [7.5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Simpliglottis pluricallata (D.L.Jones) Szlach. 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Australia Roley & Banks 2002; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 as Simpliglottis pluricallata photo good

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