Dendrobium lamrianum C.L.Chan 1994 SECTION Distichophyllae

Another Angle Photos by Mary Gerritsen and her Picasa photo Website

Common Name Lamri's Dendrobium [Indonesian Orchid enthusiast and director of Sabah's Park System current]

Flower Size 3" [7.5 cm]

Found in northern Borneo in lower montane forests at elevations around 1100 to 1800 meters as a large to giant sized, cool growing epiphyte with elongate stems enveloped almost entirely by persistent leaf sheaths and carrying many distichous, in youth enveloped by dark brown hairs, ligulate, acutely unequally bilobed apically, articualte basally leaves that blooms in the fall on an axillary, short to 1/4" [7mm] long, single flowered inflorescence held towards the apex of the stem, and carrying a non-resupinate, fleshy, strongly scented flower.

Synonyms Distichorchis lamriana (C.L.Chan) M.A.Clem.2003

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Dendrobium and its Relatives Lavarack, Harris and Stocker 2000 photo fide; Orchids of Borneo Wood Vol 4 2003 drawing/photo fide; The Dendrobiums H. P. Wood 2006 photo fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 1 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 drawing/photo fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 10 2012 photo fide; A Guide to the Orchids of Kinabalu Wood 2013 photo fide; A Guide to the Dendrobium of Borneo Wood 2013 photo fide; Dendrobium of Borneo Wood 2014 photo/drawing fide

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