Cryptostylis arachnites (Blume) Hasskarl

in Cat. Bogor.: 48 (1844).


Cryptostylis erythroglossa Hayata in Ic. Pl. Formos. IV. 117 (1914).

Chlorosa latifolia Blume in Bijdr.: 420 (1825).

Cryptostylis alismifolia F.Muell. in South. Sc. Rec. 1: 172 (1881).

Cryptostylis fulva Schltr. in Fedde Rep. Beih. 1: 26 Fig. 39 (1911).

Cryptostylis papuana Schltr. in Schum. & Lauterb., Nachtr.: 82 (1905).

Cryptostylis philippinensis Schltr. in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 58: 54 (1922).

Cryptostylis stenochila Schltr. in Bot. Jahrb. 39: 49 (1906).

Cryptostylis vitiensis Schltr. in Fedde Rep.: 16 (1906).

Cryptostylis walkerae (Wight) Blume in Orch. Archip. Ind. 133 (1858).

Cryptostylis zeylanica (Lindl.) Schltr. in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 58: 54 (1922).

Zosterostylis arachnites Blume in Bijdr. 1(8): 419 (1825). (basionyme)

Zosterostylis walkerae Wight in Ic.:T. 1748 (1851).

Zosterostylis zeylanica Lindl. in Gen. Sp. Orch. Pl.: 446 (1840).

Cryptostylis zeylanica (Lindl.) Blume in Coll. Orchid.: 133 (1859).


Andaman et Nicobar, Borneo, Bougainville, Ceylan, Chine, Cambodge, Fidji, Hong Kong, Inde, Java, Laos, Malaisie, Nouvelle Calédonie, Nouvelle Guinée, Philippines, Samoa, Salomon, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thaïlande, Vanuatu, Vietnam.

Borneo : Sabah, Sarawak.

Chine : Guangdong, Guangxi.

Inde : Assam, Meghalaya.

Philippines : Camiguin, Davao, Davao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Kalinga-Apayao, Laguna, Leyte, Mindoro Occidental, Mindoro Oriental, Negros Occidental, Negros Oriental, Quezon, Rizal, Sorsogon, Southern Leyte.

Sumatra : Jambi, Sumatera Barat.

Taiwan : Hua-lien, I-lan, Nan-t'ou, New T'ai-pei, P'ing-tung, T'ai-tung.

Floraison : JFMAMJJASOND. Altitude de 725 à 2000 m.

Description sommaire

Plante terrestre. Taille de 25 à 30 cm. Feuilles de 1 à 3, de 90-150 × 46-50 mm, elliptiques, lancéolées, pétiolées. Fleurs de 8 à 12, vertes. Sépale dorsal linéaire, de 14-17 × 2-3 mm. Sépales latéraux linéaires, de 14-17 × 2-3 mm. Pétales linéaires, triangulaires, de 0-11 × 1-2 mm. Labelle oblong, ovale, de 13-20 × 5-9 mm.


Pas clair, la photo du mont Alab serait C. acutata ? celle du mont Kinabalu arachnites ? (voir orchidées du mont Kinabalu). Mais alors celle de Cameron Highlands ??


imageCopyright Jean-Michel Hervouet, 16/10/1999, Malaisie, PAHANG.

imageCopyright Jean-Michel Hervouet, 29/07/2001, Borneo, Sabah.

imageCopyright Jean-Michel Hervouet, 27/07/2001, Borneo, Sabah.


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