Oberonia agamensis J.J.Sm. 1927 Drawing by Oakes Ames and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

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Common Name The Agam Oberonia [An area of western Sumatra]

Flower Size .08" [2 mm]

Found in western Sumatra without elevational data as a small sized epiphyte with close set stems carrying 8 to 9, spreading, incurved above, linear-lanceolate, acute, not jointed, cleft above the base leaves that blooms on an erect, terminal, 6.8" [17 cm] long, cylindrical, rachis greenish brown, eight ribbed, glabrous, densely many flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Sumatra J B Comber 2001;