Goodyera fumata Thwaites 1861 SECTION Otosepalum Photo by Tripetch P.

Inflorescence Photo by the Orchid Website

Drawing by JJ Smith Drawing by and the National Herbarium at Leiden Netherlands Orchid Website

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Common Name The Grey Goodyera - In China Yan Se Ban Ye Lan - In Thailand Ueang din klip pak muan

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in India, Sri Lankha, Assam, the eastern Himalayas, Myanmar, Thailand, Hainan & Yunnan provinces of China, Vietnam, Japan, Ruyukyu Islands, Taiwan, Java and the Philippines in wet closed forests commonly along humid rocky stream canyons at elevations of 300 to 2000 meters as a medium to giant sized, hot to cool growing terrestrial with ascending, suberect stems carrying 3 to 5 basal, obliquely elliptic, ovate-elliptic or lanceolate-elliptic, acuminate, petiolate base leaves that blooms in the late winter and spring on a cylindric, subdensely to laxly many flowered, erect, glabrous below puberulent above inflorescence

I have put up the drawing by JJ Smith because I can't see how it conforms to what we call G fumata today.

Synonyms Allochilus eberhardtii Gagnep. 1932; Epipactis formosana (Rolfe ex Hemsl.) A.A.Eaton 1908; Epipactis fumata (Thwaites) A.A.Eaton 1908; Goodyera caudatilabella Hayata 1914; Goodyera formosana Rolfe ex Hemsl. 1895; Goodyera sphingoides J.J.Sm. 1913; Orchiodes fumatum (Thwaites) Kuntze 1891; Peramium formosanum (Rolfe ex Hemsl.) Makino 1929

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Sikkim-Himalaya Part 1 King & Pantling 1898 drawing fide; Orchids of Southern Ryukyu Islands Garay & Sweet 1974 drawing?; Orchids of Java Comber 1990 photo ok; Native Orchids of China in Colour Singchi, Zhanhuo and Yibo 1999 true to photo not drawing; The Orchids of Bhutan Pearce & Cribb 2001; Orchids of India A Glimpse Misra 2007 drawing ok; Orchids of Vietnam, Illustrated survey, part 1 Averyanov 2008; A Field Guide to the Orchids of China Singchi, Zhongjian, Yibo, Xiaohua and Zhanhuo 2009 photo fide; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009; Flora of China Vol 25 Illustrations Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2010 drawing fide; The Atlas of Wild Orchids in Hainan Island, China Shenyan and Junmei 2010 photo hmm; The Wild Orchids in Yunnan Xu Xiang Ye & Liu 2010 photos ok; Flora Of Thailand Orchidaceae Vol 12 Part 1 Pedersen, Kurzweil, Suddee & Cribb 2011 drawing/photo fide

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