Crepidium prasinum (Ridl.) Szlach., 1995

Homotypic Synonyms: 
Microstylis prasina Ridl., J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 32: 223 (1896). 
Malaxis prasina (Ridl.) Seidenf. & Smitinand, Orch. Thail. (Prelim. List): 149 (1959).
Crepidium prasinum (Ridl.) Szlach., Fragm. Florist. Geobot., Suppl. 3: 130 (1995).

Crepidium prasinum (Ridl.) Szlach.

Crepidium prasinum (Ridl.) Szlach. in situ

Crepidium prasinum (Ridl.) Szlach. in situ

Flos measurement

Plant size

Folia form


Collected from Mt. Keriang, c. 700 feet from above sea level. Kedah, about 35 KM from Perlis, where the old specimen was reported and collected in the past. Photo courtesy Mr. Mohd. Nazri Yusoff and flowering in cultivation on 18 October 2012.

J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 32: 223 (1896). 

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The Orchids of Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore By Gunnar Seidenfaden, Jeffrey J. Wood : 222 (1992)

Distribution :
Indo-China to Pen. Malaysia
41 LAO THA 42 MLY 

Pseudobulb geophyte  

Note : 
Similarity species :  Malaxis reniloba (Carr) Holttum, Gard. Bull. Singapore 11: 283 (1947) native to Singapore.(Heterotypic synonym list)

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