Robiquetia crassa (Ridl.) Schltr. 1913NO Photo

Common Name The Thick Robiquetia

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Sarawak Borneo in lowlands at elevations around 90 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte that blooms in the fall on a pendent, many flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms *Saccolabium crassum Ridl. 1896

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Orchids of Sarawak Beaman, Wood etal 2001; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 5 Wood 2010

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