Epiblastus masarangicus (Kraenzl.) Schltr. 1911

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Common Name or Meaning The Masarang Epiblastus [An area of northern Sulawesi]

Flower Size 1/2" [1.2 cm]

Found in Sulawesi in montane forests in moss pads on trees and rocks at elevations of 1000 to 1600 meters as a small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte or lithophyte that blooms in the summer and fall on to 10, short, few flowered inflorescence arise on a new growth

Synonyms *Eria masarangica Kraenzl.1910

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Lieferung 6 321 - 384 Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1975; A to Z of South East Asian Orchid Species Vol 2 O'Byrne 2011 photo fide