*Robiquetia bicruris J.J.Sm.1928

Plant and Flower Photos by Copyright © Rogier Van Vugt and His PBase Orchid Photo Website

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Plant and Inflorescence?

Photos by © Art Vogel

Part shade CoolSummer

Common Name or Meaning The Two Limbed Robiquetia [refers to the petals]

Flower Size .24" [6 mm]

Found in Sulawesi in mossy montane forests on vines and small trees at elevations of 1400 to 1900 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool, pendent growing epiphyte with a pendent stem with several leaves blooms in the summer on a pendent, sometimes basally single branched, to 6" [to 15 cm] long, 8 to 15 successively to 50 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Malleola bicruris (J.J.Sm.) Garay 1972

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A to Z of South East Asian Orchid Species Vol 2 O'Byrne 2011 as Malleola bicruris photo fide