Agrostophyllum stipulatum (Griff.) Schltr. 1912 SECTION Appendiculopsis Photo by © Eric Hunt and his Orchid Species Photo Website

Side View Of Flower

Plant and Flower Photos courtesy of André Schuiteman, Dr. E.F. de Vogel and Jaap Vermeulen and Their Netherlands National Herbarium Website. and Flora Malesiana Vol III

Part Shade Hot

Common Name or Meaning The Straw-Like Agrostophyllum

Flower Size .45" [1.1 cm]

Found in Myanmar, Thailand, Borneo, Java, Penninsular Malaysia, the Philippines, Sulawesi, the Solomon Islands, and Sumatra in lowlands at elevations of 200 to 500 meters as a medium sized, hot growing epiphyte with many, close set, rarely branching, oval in cross-section stems, in youth with many leaves in 2 rows all aong the stem carrying oblong, deeply bilobed apically, obtuse lobed, sessile leaves that blooms on a terminal, corymb of single flowered inflorescence with 3 basal floral bracts

CAUTION Several sources make this one and A bicuspidatum as synomonous, The flower pictured matches Seidenfadens drawing of A bicuspidatum exactly and not A stipulatum

Synonyms Agrostophyllum bicuspidatum J.J.Sm. 1903; Agrostophyllum callosum (Blume) J.J.Sm. 1905; Agrostophyllum celebicum Schltr. 1911; Agrostophyllum confusum J.J.Sm. 1920; Agrostophyllum reichenbachii J.J.Sm. 1904; Agrostophyllum stipulatum subsp. bicuspidatum (J.J.Sm.) Schuit. 1997; Agrostophyllum stipulatum subsp. stipulatum; Appendicula callosa Blume 1825; *Appendicula stipulata Griff. 1851; Appendiculopsis bicuspidata (J.J.Sm.) Szlach. 1995; Appendiculopsis celebica (Schltr.) Szlach. 1995; Appendiculopsis confusa (J.J.Sm.) Szlach. 1995; Appendiculopsis stipulata (Griff.) Szlach. 1995; Podochilus callosus (Blume) Schltr. 1900

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Bonplandia Rchb.f 1857 as Appendicula callosa; Otia Botanica Hamburgensia Rchb.f 1878 as Appendicula callosa; Orchids of Burma Grant 1895/1995; Orchids of Burma Grant 1895/1995 as A callosa; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912 as A celebicum; Flora of Malaya Vol 1 Holttum 1957 as A bicuspidatum drawing good; The Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitinand 1959 as A bicuspidatum; Orchids of Java Comber 1990 as A bicuspidatum photos not; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Wood & Seidenfadden 1992 as A bicuspidatum drawing ok/photo fide; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Wood & Seidenfadden 1992 drawing ok/photo fide; The Plants of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Orchids Wood Beaman & Beaman 1993 as A bicuspidatum; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994 as A bicuspidatum; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Orchids of Sumatra Comber 2001; Orchids of Sumatra Comber 2001 as A stipulatum var bicuspidatum photo fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 41 2001 as Appendiculopsis stipulata; Orchids of Sarawak Beeman & Wood 2001; Orchids of Sarawak Beeman & Wood 2001 as A stipulatum var bicuspidatum; Lindleyana Vol 17 No 1 2002; Flora Malesiana Orchids of the Philippines Vol I Agoo, Shuiteman and de Vogel 2003; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 as A bicuspidata photo ok; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 drawing fide; Wild Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia Ong, O'Byrne, Yong & Saw 2011 photo fide; Wild Orchids of Myanmar Taunggyi 2014 photo good; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Part 3 Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2014;

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