Taeniophyllum rostratum Carr 1932 Drawing by Seidenfaden

Common Name The Beak Carrying Taeniophyllum

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Pahang state of penninsular Malaysia as a mini-miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte without pseudobulbs or leaves that does have a very thick stem giving rise to terete, adressed to the substrate roots that blooms on a few, peduncle very short, rachis to .5" [1.25 cm], successively single flowered inflorescence with rough, alternate, broad floral bracts and carrying pale yellow hairy flowers with reflexed yellow tepals.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing fide;