Herpysma longicaulis Lindl.

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2269)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2174)

    Class: Liliopsida (340)

      Order: Orchidales (24)

        Family: Orchidaceae (24) (family description)

          Genus: Herpysma (1)

           Epithet: longicaulis Lindl. (1)

Synonyms: Erythrodes bracteata (Blume) Schltr., Herpysma bracteata (Blume) J.J.Sm., Herpysma sumatrana Carr, Physurus bracteatus Blume

bracteata => having prominent bracts

bracteatus => having prominent bracts

longicaulis => long-stemmed

sumatrana => from Sumatra, Indonesia

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: red, white

External links

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