Taeniophyllum carnosiflorum Schltr. 1913 SUBGENUS Taeniophyllum SECTION Rhynchanthera Schlechter
TYPE Drawing by © Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website
Common Name The Fleshy Flower Taeniophyllum
Found in New Guinea at elevations arpund 700 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte without leaves that blooms in the winter on a thin, 1.2" [3 cm] long, densly few to several flowered inflorescence with triangular, acuminate floral bracts.
Schlechter stated that the flowers are golden yellow with a whitish spur.
References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 draing fide;