Malaxis damusica (J.J.Sm.) Ames 1921 Photo by Ch'ien C. Lee and his Wild Borneo Nature Photography Website

Part Shade Hot Warm

Common Name The Damoes Malaxis [An Area of Kalimantan Borneo]

Flower Size

Found in Borneo in open swamp forests or on boulders in river beds at elevations of 300 to 700 meters as a hot to warm growing terrestrial or lithophyte.

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determination so please use with caution.

Synonyms Crepidium damusicum (J.J.Sm.) Marg. & Szlach. 2001; *Microstylis damusica J.J.Sm. 1909

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994