Adenoncos parviflora Ridl. 1896

Plant and Flowers

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Common Name The Small Flowered Adenoncos

Flower Size 1/4" [.7 cm]

Found in Thailand, Myanmar, penninsular Malaysia, Borneo and Sumatra in podosol, mixed dipterocarp, lower montane and hill forests at elevations of 300 to 1300 meters as a miniature to small sized, hot to cool growing, monopodial epiphyte with very fleshy, recurved, grooved above, terete leaves that blooms in the winter on a very short,axillary, to three from a node, single to 2 flowered inflorescence with fleshy flowers.

Synonyms Adenoncos adenoncoides (Ridl.) Garay 1972; Adenoncos vivax J.J.Sm. 1926; Saccolabium adenoncoides Ridl. 1910

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitinand 1963 drawing fide; Opera Botanica # 95 Seidenfaden 1988 drawing fide; Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 23 1393 - 1456 Brieger 1990 drawing ok; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing fide; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Field Guide To The Wild Orchids Of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2001 photo ok; Orchids of Sumatra Comber 2001 photo fide; Orchids of Sarawak Beeman & Wood 2001 photo fide; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 drawing/photo fide; Wild Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia Ong, O'Byrne, Yong & Saw 2011 photo fide; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Epidendroideae Part 3 Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2014 drawing fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 89 #1 2020 photo fide