Oberonia rubra Ridl. 1908 SUBGENUS Menophyllum Photos by Joost Risken and his Flickr Orchid Photo Website

Common Name The Red Oberonia

Flower Size

Found in Sabah and Sarawak Borneo in hill and lower montane forests and lowland coffee plantations at elevations around 400 to 1700 meters as a miniature sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the spring

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


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Plants of Mt Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood Beaman etal 1991; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Orchids of Sarawak Beaman etal 2001; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 as O aff rubra