Taeniophyllum palawense Schltr. 1921 Drawing by Schlechter

Common Name The Palau Taeniophyllum [An Island within the Caroline Islands]

Flower Size .1" [2.5 mm]

Found on Palau within the Caroline Islands as a miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with round, radiating roots giving rise to several, erect, peduncle smooth, filform, rachis zig-zag, successively single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;