Liparis acaulis Schltr. 1905 SUBGENUS Cestichis SECTION Coriifoliae

Type Drawing

Photo by Andre Schuiteman/ Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Warm Cool Fall EARLY Winter

Common Name The Short Stemmed Liparis

Flower Size

Found in Borneo, New Guinea and the Philippines on trees in lower montane forests at elevations around 800 to 1500 meters as a warm to cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the fall and later winter.

Schlechter states that the flowers are green.

Synonyms Cestichis acaulis (Schltr.) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 2005; Liparis grandis Ames & C.Schweinf. 1920; Liparis jarensis Ames 1920; Stichorkis acaulis (Schltr.) Marg., Szlach. & Kulak 2008

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1911/85 drawing fide; The Plants of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Orchids Beaman, Wood, Beaman & Beaman 1993 as L grandis; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994 as L grandia;