Taeniophyllum ovale Schltr. 1913 SUBGENUS Taeniophyllum SECTION Trachyrachis Schlechter
TYPE Drawing by © Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website
Common Name The Oval Taeniophyllum
Found in New Guinea on trees at elevations around 1000 meters as a mini-miniature to miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte without leaves that blooms in the late spring on a hirsute, .8" [2 cm] long, laxly few flowered inflorescence with triangular floral bracts.
Schlechter stated that the flowers are greenish sulphur yellow.
References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 drawing fide