Taeniophyllum hasseltii Rchb.f. 1863

Drawing by Rchb.f and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Another Drawing

Drawing by J J Smith and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Deep shade Hot Warm

Common Name Hasselt's Taeniophyllum

Flower Size .28" [7 mm]

Found in western Java and Christmas Island? on isolated and village trees at elevations of 90 to 700 as a miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with flattened, mostly creepingh and preading rqadially roots giving rise to a 1.4" [3.5 cm] long, peduncle warty, rachis to .36" [9 mm] long, successively single, many flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Java Comber 1990; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Epidendroideae pt 3 Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2014

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