Thrixspermum amplexicaule (Blume) Rchb.f.

in Xen. Orch. 2: 121 (1867).


Aerides amplexicaule (Blume) Lindl. in Gen. Sp. Orch. Pl.: 239 (1833).

Dendrocolla amplexicaulis Blume in Bijdr. 288 (1825). (basionyme)

Orsidice amplexicaulis (Blume) Rchb.f. in Bonpl. 2: 93 (1854).

Orsidice lilacina (Griff.) Rchb.f. in Bonpl. 2: 93 (1854).

Sarcochilus amplexicaulis (Blume) Rchb.f. in Walp. Ann. 6: 498 (1863).

Sarcochilus lilacinus Griff. in Notul. 3: 334 (1851).

Thrixspermum lilacinum (Griff.) Rchb.f. in Xen. Orch. 2: 121 (1867).

Thrixspermum oeonioides Schltr. in Fedde, Repert. 16. 129 (1919).


Andaman et Nicobar, Borneo, Chine, Java, Malaisie, Moluques, Nouvelle Guinée, Philippines, Singapour, Salomon, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thaïlande, Vietnam.

Borneo : Sabah, Sarawak.

Chine : Hainan.

Philippines : Bukidnon, Lanao del Norte, Lanao del Sur, Leyte, Nueva Vizcaya, Southern Leyte.

Floraison : _FMA__J_____. Altitude de 30 à 1000 m.

Description sommaire

Plante terrestre. Taille de 100 à 200 cm. Fleur unique, violette. Sépale dorsal ovale, à apex obtus, de 0-16 × 0-7 mm. Sépales latéraux ovales, à apex obtus, de 0-16 × 0-9 mm. Pétales elliptiques, oblongs, à apex obtus. Labelle en sabot. Biotopes : marais.


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