Oberonia rufilabris Lindl.
  • Sert. Orchid.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Oberonia rufilabris Lindl. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000252980. Accessed on: 22 Oct 2021'

General Information

Stem short or inconspicuous. Leaves 3 or 4, subbasal, distichous-equitant, laterally compressed, linear or linear-lanceolate, 1.5-6.5 × 0.3-0.8 cm, with 3-5 visible veins when dried, central vein relatively thick, base not articulate, attenuate, apex acute or obtuse. Peduncle subterete, 3.5-8 cm, wingless, lower part with many subulate or narrowly lanceolate sterile bracts; rachis 2.5-6.5 cm, 2.5-5 mm in diam., more than 100-flowered; floral bracts narrowly lanceolate, 2-3(-4) mm, apex aristate. Flowers 3 or 4 in a whorl, red, anther cap white; pedicel and ovary ca. 0.5 mm. Sepals ovate, ± cymbiform, 0.8-0.9 × 0.5-0.6 mm, apex acute or obtuse. Petals suboblong, ca. 0.7 × 0.2 mm, margin inconspicuously erose, apex obtuse; lip 1.2-1.4 × ca. 0.4 mm, 3-lobed; mid-lobe deeply lobed again; lateral lobes transversely spreading, narrowly lanceolate, ca. 0.3 mm; mid-lobe with 2 divergent, lanceolate or linear-lanceolate lobules ca. 0.7 mm, base with a minute, elongate pit. Column ca. 0.5 mm, stout, toothed. Capsule obovoid-ellipsoid, ca. 2 × 1.2 mm; fruiting pedicel ca. 0.6 mm. Fl. and fr. Nov-Jan.

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    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
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    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Orchidaceae
    • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).