Corybas aduncus (Schltr.) Schltr. 1923 SECTION Gastrosiphon Drawing by N H S Howcroft and The Papua New Guinea Orchid News Website

Full shade WarmCool LATEWinter EARLYSpring

Common Name The Hooked Corybas

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations around 1000 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with a broadly ovate, shortly acuminate to apiculate, cordate-amplexicaul basally leaf that blooms in the late winter and early spring on an erect, sessile, glabrous, single flowered inflorescence with a lanceolate-subulate, acuminate bract.

Synonyms *Corysanthes adunca Schltr. 1911; Gastrosiphon aduncus (Schltr.) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 2002

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912 as Corysanthes adunca Drawing fide;

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