Malaxis polyodon (Hook.f.) Kuntze 1891 SECTION Crepidium Type Drawing From Icones 21 Hooker 1890.

Full Shade

Common Name The Many Toothed Malaxis [refers to the serrate lip]

Flower Size 1/3" [7 mm]

Found in Laos, Myanmar and Thailand as a small sized terrestrial with 3 to 5, plicate, sessile, suberect, acute to acuminate leaves that blooms on a terminal, erect, sublax, 10" [25 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Crepidium polyodon (Hook.f.) Szlach. 1995; *Microstylis polyodon Hook.f. 1890

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones 21 Hooker 1890 as Microstylis polyodon drawing fide; The Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smithnand 1959 drawing fide;