Dendrobium lancilobum J.J.Wood 1990 SECTION Crumenata

Plant and Flower Photos by J.J.Wood and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Spear Shaped Lobe Dendrobium

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Borneo in hill and lower montane forests at elevations around 900 to 1700 meters as a small to medium sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with clustered, basally swollen, flattened stems with pseudobulbs below that are elliptical and shiny, straw yellow pseudobulbs carrying several, linear-ligulate, attenuate towards the slightly obliquely-obtuse apex, thin-textured, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the fall on very short, successively single flowered inflorescence arising from clumps of chaff-like bracts on the side of the upper branches of leafless stems and carry very short lived, small flowers

Synonyms Ceraia lanciloba (J.J.Wood) M.A.Clem. 2003; Dendrobium lancilobum var. roseocalcar (J.J.Wood & A.L.Lamb) J.J.Wood 2010; Dendrobium roseocalcar J.J.Wood & A.L.Lamb 2008

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Plants of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Orchids Wood Beaman & Beaman 1993; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994 photo fide; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Bakers 1996; Orchids of Borneo Wood Vol 3 1997 drawing/photo fide; Orchids of Sarawak Beaman, Wood, Beaman & Beaman 2001; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 6 2010 photo fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 photo fide; A Guide to the Dendrobium of Borneo Wood 2013 photo fide; A Guide to the Dendrobium of Borneo Wood 2013 as D lancilobum var roseocalcar photo fide; Dendrobium of Borneo Wood 2014 photo/drawing fide; Dendrobium of Borneo Wood 2014 as D lancilobum var roseocalcar photo/drawing fide

Dendrobium lancilobum var. roseocalcar (J.J.Wood & A.L.Lamb) J.J.Wood 2010 Photo by Gary Yong Gee and Orchid Photos by Gary Yong Gee Website

A color variety of D lancilobum

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 1 2008 as D roseocalcar photo/drawing fide; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 6 2010 photo fide; A Guide to the Dendrobium of Borneo Wood 2013 photo fide;

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