Taeniophyllum amplebracteatum Kocyan & Schuit. 2014

TYPE Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Deep shade Cool LATE Fall

Common Name The Large Bracted Taeniophyllum

Flower Size small

Found in New Guinea on trees in forests at elevations around 1100 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with no stem and with 2 to 3, erect-patent, oblanceolate, acute leaves that blooms in the late fall on a erect-patent, to 1.2" [to 3 cm] long, laxly 4 to 8 flowered inflorescence with foliaceous, elliptic, apiculate, longer than the flowers floral bracts.

Schlechter stated that the flowers are yellow green

Synonyms Microtatorchis bracteata Schltr. 1913

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 as Microtatorchis bracteata drawing fide;