Myrmechis philippinensiis Ames 1908

Another Angle

Habitat with flowers insitu Davao Province Philippines

Photos by Leonardo L. Co and The Phytoimages Website

Common Name The Phillipine Myrmechis

Flower Size

Found in the Philippines at elevations of 500 to 800 meters as a erect to ascending, mini-miniature sized, warm growing terrestrial with ovate, gradually narrowing below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the spring on an erect, 1 to many flowered inflorescence oftens with pairs of flowers with bracteolate, fringed margin, dry membraneous bracts.

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


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchididiana Philippinana Vol 1 Valmayor 1984;