Microcoelia bispiculata L.Jonss. 1981

TYPE Drawing

photo/TYPE Drawing by Jean Bosser courtesy of The HERBARIUM MUSEI PARISIENSIS Website

Part shade HotWarm SummerEARLIER Fall

Common Name The Two Point Microcoelia

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in northeastern Madagascar in humid, coastal evergreen forests at elevations of sea level to 1200 meters as a small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with a short stem carrying a few elongate roots that blooms in the summer and earlier fall on a 4" [10 cm] long, sparsely to 15 flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolph Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 16/17/18 945-1128 Brieger 1985; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans, Campbell 2006; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2009; A la Recherche des Orchidees de Madagascar Hervouet 2018 photo fide;