Liparis kerintjiensis J.J.Sm. 1928 SUBGENUS Cestichis SECTION Distichae

Collection Sheet

TYPE Drawing/TYPE Collection sheet by J J Smith and Kew Plants of the World Website

Full shade Cool LATEWinter EARLYSpring

Common Name The Mt. Kerintji Liparis [A mountain in western Sumatra]

Flower Size

Found in western Sumatra at elevations around 1200 to 1700 meters as a miniature to small sized, cool growing epiphyte? that blooms in the late winter and early spring.

Certainly related to if not a synonym of L gibbosa

Synonyms Disticholiparis kerintjiensis (J.J.Sm.) Marg. & Szlach. 2004; Stichorkis kerintjiensis (J.J.Sm.) Naive & Ormerod 2019

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; REINWARDTIA Vol 1 Donk & Steenis 1950 drawing fide; Orchids of Sumatra J B Comber 2001; Lankesteriana 19(3) 253 - 61 Naive & Ormerod 2019 as Stichorkis kerintjiensis