Chiloglottis trullata D.L.Jones 1991

Another View Photos by John Varigos and His Orchid webpage

Part shadeCold Winter

Common Name The Scoop Chiloglottis [refers to the dorsal synsepal] - The Triangular Ant Orchid

Flower Size .4" [.8 to 1 cm]

Found in Queensland Australia at elevations of 400 to 800 meters in shelter of large sandstone boulders in sparse open forests as a miniature sized, cold growing terrestrial with elliptic leaves that blooms in the winter on an erect, 2 to 3" [5 to 7.5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Myrmechila trullata (D.L.Jones) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem 2005

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 as Myrmechila trullata photo ok