Malaxis clemensii (J.J.Sm.) J.J.Wood 1984 SECTION Crepidium

TYPE Collection Sheet by Clemens

Deep shade Warm

Common Name Clemen's Malaxis [Australian Botanist current]

Flower Size

Found in Borneo in hill forests on limestone at elevations around 800 to 900 meters as a warm growing terrestrial that blooms on a terminal, erect, 3.2 to 4.8" [8 to 12 cm] long, rachis .4 to .8" [1 to 2 cm] long, several flowered inflorescence carrying white flowers

Synonyms Crepidium clemensii (J.J.Sm.) Marg. 2002; *Microstylis clemensii J.J.Sm. 1931

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Orchids of Sarawak Beaman, Wood & Beaman etal 2001;