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Orchid Species: Phalaenopsis maculata

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)

Phalaenopsis maculata is an orchid species identified by Rchb.f. in 1881.
Genus
Phalaenopsis (Phal.)
Grex
maculata
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
Rchb.f.
Year
1881
ORIGIN: Found in Borneo and Sulawesi in lowland to mixed hill forests at elevations of sea-level to 1000 meters on limestone hills at the base of mossy trees on moist, bare rocks.

DESCRIPTION: Small to medium sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte or lithophyte with a very short stem, completely enveloped by leaf bearing sheaths and carrying, 2 to 3, fleshy, oblong-ligulate, acute to bilobed apically, gradually narrowing below in to the base leaves that blooms in the winter with a lateral, arched, 2 to 4 [5 to 10 cm] long, racemose, few flowered inflorescence with small floral bracts.

FLOWER SIZE: 1/2 to 3/4 -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Phalaenopsis Phal cruciata 1910 Schltr.
Add+ Phalaenopsis Phal muscicola 1893 Ridl.
Add+ Phalaenopsis Phal musicola [Baker]
Add+ Polychilos Polychilos maculata 1982 (Rchb.f.) Shim
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