Hetaeria obliqua Blume
  • Coll. Orchid.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Hetaeria obliqua Blume. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000981885. Accessed on: 23 Oct 2021'

General Information

Plants 30-37 cm tall. Stem 4- or 5-leaved. Leaves scattered along stem, elliptic to oblong-ovate, oblique, 6-7 × 2.5-3.5 cm, base obtuse-rounded, apex acute; petiole-like base and sheath 2-2.5 cm. Inflorescence 18-23 cm, pubescent, with 4 or 5 sterile bracts; rachis 8-11 cm, with many densely arranged flowers; floral bracts lanceolate, 6-7 mm, shorter than ovary, abaxially puberulent, apex acuminate. Flowers small; ovary subcylindric, not twisted, 8-9 mm including pedicel, pubescent. Sepals 3-veined, outer surface pubescent; dorsal sepal ovate, concave, ca. 5.8 × 3 mm, apex obtuse; lateral sepals ovate-oblong, ca. 5.5 × 2.1 mm, apex obtuse. Petals white, obliquely subspatulate, ca. 5 × 1.6 mm, glabrous, 1-veined, apex obtuse; lip white, suboblong, cymbiform, ca. 4.5 × 2 mm; hypochile concave, 3-veined, lateral veins each with 1 or 2 suboblong, lamellate, toothed calli toward base; epichile a narrow, sublinear blade, ca. 1.8 mm, lateral margin involute. Column 2.5-3 mm; wings shallow, broad; rostellum arms linear, ca. 1.2 mm. Fl. Mar.

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    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
    '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).