Paphiopedilum agusii sp.nov. Cavestro & N. Bougourd 2017 SUBGENUS Sigmatopetalum SECTION Barbata SUBSECTION Chloroneura

TYPE: Central Java, Jawa Tengah Province, Gunung Tugel Region ; c. 900m; W. Cavestro, s.n. (Holotype : ANDA).

Side View of Flower Photos by David Ng

TYPE Drawing TYPE Drawing Claudine Gilquin

Part Shade Warm Summer

Common Name Agus' Paphiopedilum [Agus Marup, Indonesian nursery owner current]

Flower Size 3.2 to 3.48" [8 to 8.7 cm] wide

Found in central Java at elevations around 900 meters as a small to medium sized, warm growing terrestrial with 3 to 6, oblong to elliptic, obtuse apically, dark green tessellated leaves that blooms in the summer on an erect, shortly pubescent, 6.4 to 9.6" [16 to 24 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Digest Vol 82 #2 2018 Photo fide; Orchid Digest Vol 83 #2 2019 photo fide;