Polystachya elastica Lindl. 1862 SECTION Elasticae Kraenzl. Photo by P J Cribb and his The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Elastic Polystachya

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Found in Sierra Leone and Liberia

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

Synonyms Dendrobium roseum Sw. 1805; Dendrorkis elastica (Lindl.) Kuntze 1891; Epiphorella elastica (Lindl.) Mytnik & Szlach. 2008; Lissochilus roseus (Sw.) Lindl. 1843

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 23 1393 - 1456 Brieger 1990 ; Orchidaceae of West Central Africa Vol 2 Szlachetko etal 2015 as Epiphprella elastica;