Taeniophyllum montanum Carr 1932 Photo by © David Kuehn

Plant Photo courtesy of André Schuiteman, Dr. E.F. de Vogel and Jaap Vermeulen and Their Netherlands National Herbarium Website

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Common Name or Meaning The Mountain Taeniophyllum

Flower Size

Found only in penninsular Malaysia as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte with flattened, thick roots that blooms on a 3/4" [2 cm] long, thickening towards the apex, successively few flowered inflorescence with bracts that face all directions.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia Woods & Seidenfaden 1992 drawing ok; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Epidendroideae pt 3 Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2014 photo fide