Malaxis olivacea (Schltr.) P.F.Hunt 1970 Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

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Common Name The Olive Colored Malaxis

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Found in New Guinea at elevations around 1400 meters as a cool growing terrestrial that blooms in the early summer.

Synonyms Crepidium olivaceum (Schltr.) Szlach. 1995; *Microstylis olivacea Schltr. 1905

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1911 as Microstylis olivacea Drawing fide;