!Dinklageella liberica Mansf.1934

Photos by Francisco Perez-Vera


Drawing by C W Chew and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Collection sheet

Photo by JSTOR and the Jstor Plant Science Website

Common Name The Liberia Dinklageella

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and Zaire at lower elevations as a medium sized, hot growing monopodial epiphyte with elongate stems carrying distichous, narrowly linear-oblong, unequally bilobed apically leaves that blooms in the fall on 2" [5 cm] long, few flowered inflorescence with very small white flowers

Synonyms Solenangis liberica (Mansf.) R.Rice 2006

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Of Madagascar Perrier 1981; Encyclopedia of Cultivated Orchids Hawkes 1965; Rudolph Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 16/17/18 945-1128 Brieger 1985 drawing fide; Les Orchidees de Cote d'Ivorie Perez-Vera 2003 photo/drawing fide; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans, Campbell 2006 drawing