Rhomboda arunachalensis A.N.Rao 1998

Plant and Flower

Photo by Dechen Norbu and The Bhutan Biodiversity Portal

Common Name The Arunachal Rhomboda [a state of northeastern India]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm] long

Found in Arunachal Pradesh state of India without locational data as a miniature sized terrestrial with a decumbent, fleshy, green tingfed brown stem carrying a single?, ovate-elliptic, acute, sheathing at base leaves that blooms in the fall on an erect, 3.2" [8 cm] long overall, shortly pubescent, lax, 7 to 8 flowered inflorescence with ovate-lanceolate, single nerved, sparsely gland dotted floral bracts and carrying resupinate flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A review on Spiranthoideae genera in Arunachal Pradesh Bulletin of Arunachal Forest Research 27 (1&2) : 1-33, Rao 2011 drawing fide