Liparis tenuis Rolfe ex Downie 1925 SECTION Platystylis Schlechter

Drawing by Seidenfaden and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Warm Cool

Common Name The This Liparis [refers to the inflorescence]

Flower Size .08" [2 mm]

Found in Thailand at elevations of 975 to 1300 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with flask-shaped pseudobulbs carrying 1 to 2, lanceolate, acute, sessile base leaves that blooms on an erect, thin, 1.6 to 2.4" [4 to 6 cm] long, laxly several flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Platystyliparis tenuis ( Rolfe ex Downie ) Marg. 2007

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Dansk Bot Arkiv Bind 31 Nr 1 Liparis Seidenfaden 1976;