Malaxis pseudoliparis P.F.Hunt 1970 SECTION Crepidium Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade Hot Fall Winter

Common Name The False Liparis Malaxis [refers to its similarity to a Liparis]

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations around 250 to 500 meters as a hot growing epiphyte that blooms in the fall and winter.

Synonyms Crepidium epiphyticum (Schltr.) Szlach. 1995; Microstylis epiphytica Schltr. 1905; Pseudoliparis epiphytica (Schltr.) Finet 1907

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1911 as Microstylis epiphytica Drawing fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 42 - 43 pg 2626 - 2762 Brieger 2001 as Pseduoliparis epiphytica drawing fide