Stereochilus ringens (Rchb.f.) Garay 1972

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Common Name The Lax Flowered Stereochilus

Flower Size

Found in Assam and the Philippines? at elevations of 300 to 500 meters as a miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte

Synonyms *Cleisostoma ringens Rchb.f. 1888; Sarcanthus ringens (Rchb.f.) J.J.Sm. 1912; Stereochilus wattii King & Pantl. 1897

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Indian Orchids, Guide to Identification and Culture vol 2 Pradhan 1979 as S wattii drawing fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 22 1329 - 1392 Brieger 1989;