Hetaeria hylophiloides (Carr) Ormerod & J.J.Wood 2001

Drawing by Chan Chew Lun

Type Collection Sheet

Collection sheet by C E Carr

Common Name The Hylophila Like Hetaeria

Flower Size .2" [5mm]

Found in Sabah and Sarawak Borneo in lower montane forests at elevations of 900 to 2300 meters as a miniature to small sized, warm to cold growing terrestrial with green with darker nerved leaves. Bloms in the spring. Sepals green tipped white. Petals white with a greenish base. Lip yellow-green tipped white.

Synonyms *Goodyera hylophiloides Carr 1935

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Plants of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Orchids Wood Beaman & Beaman 1993 as Goodyera hylophiloides; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994 as Goodyera hylophiloides; Orchids of Sarawak Beaman, Wood & Beaman etal 2001 as Goodyera hylophiloides; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 drawing drawing fide