Corybas praetermissus J.Dransf. & J.B.Comber 1986

Side View of Flower

Plant and Flower in situ Java Photos by J.B. Comber and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade WarmCool summer

Common Name The Overlooked Corybas

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in western Java in primary forests on mossy banks at elevations around 920 to 1600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with a cordate, acuminate, undulate margined, pale bluish green with conspicuous white veining leaf that blooms in the summer on an erect, short single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Calcearia praetermissa (J.Dransf. & J.B.Comber) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 2002

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Java J.B. Comber 1990 photo fide;

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