Cynorkis globosa Schltr. 1906 SECTION Parviflorae TYPE Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade

Common Name The Globe Shaped Cynorkis [refers to the inflorescence?]

Flower Size small

Found in east central Madagascar as a mini-miniature sized terrestrial with 4 to 5, radical, linear leaves that blooms on an erect, subglobose to oval, dense, 15 to 25 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Bicornella globosa (Schltr.) Szlach. & Kras 2006; Cynosorchis globosa Schltr. 1906

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Madagascar Perrier 1939/81 as Cynosorchis globosa; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009