Rhynchostylis gigantea (Lindl.) Ridl.

in J. Linn. Soc. 32: 356 (1896).


Anota densiflora (Lindl.) Schltr. in Orchideen: 558 (1915).

Anota gigantea (Lindl.) Fukuyama in Trans. Nat. Hist. Soc. Taiwan 34: 3 (1944).

Anota hainanensis (Rolfe) Schltr. in Fedde. Repert. Beih. 4: 296 (1919).

Anota harrisoniana (Hooker) Schltr. in Die. Orchideen. 587 (1915).

Gastrochilus giganteus (Lindl.) Kuntze in Rev. Gen. 661 (1891).

Saccolabium albolineatum Binnendijk & Teijsmann in Nat. Tidsschr. Ned. Ind. 27: 20 (1864).

Saccolabium giganteum Lindl. in Wall. Cat.: 7306 (1832). (basionyme)

Saccolabium harrisonianum Hooker in Bot. Mag.:T. 5433 (1864).

Vanda densiflora Lindl. in Paxt. Flow. Gard. 2: 21. T. 42 (1851).

Vanda hainanensis Rolfe in Kew. Bull. 199 (1896).


Birmanie, Borneo, Chine, Cambodge, Laos, Malaisie, Philippines, Thaïlande, Vietnam.

Chine : Hainan.

Floraison : JF_________D. Altitude de 1000 à 1000 m.

Description sommaire

Plante épiphyte. Fleurs de 0 à 50, blanches, violettes. Eperon de 5 à 7 mm, conique. Sépale dorsal elliptique, oblong, de 15-17 × 8-9 mm. Sépales latéraux elliptiques, oblongs, de 15-16 × 0-11 mm. Pétales lancéolés, linéaires, de 14-15 × 0-5 mm. Labelle trilobé, de 0-15 × 0-10 mm. Chromosomes : 2n=38.


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