Liparis lindeniana (A.Rich. & Galeotti) Hemsl. 1879

Photo by Kew's Plants of the World Online Website


Drawing by Alfred Cogniaux

Common Name Linden's Liparis [Belgian Plant Collector and Illustrator 1800's]

Flower Size

Found in Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia and Argentina at elevations around 1100 to 1200 meters as a cool growing terrestrial

Synonyms Leptorkis campestris (Barb.Rodr.) Kuntze 1891; Liparis campestris Barb.Rodr. 1877; Liparis vexillifera subsp. lindeniana (A.Rich. & Galeotti) Dressler 1997; *Malaxis lindeniana A.Rich. & Galeotti 1845

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI Orquideologa Vol 20 #3 1997 as Liparis vexillifera subsp. lindeniana; Orchid Genera and Species in Guatemala Archila, Szlachchetko, Chiron, Lipinska, Mystkowska and Bertolini 2018