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Zeuxine gracilis (Breda) Blume, Coll. Orchid.: 69 (1858).
Psychechilos gracilis Breda, Gen. Sp. Orchid. Asclep. 2: t. 9 (1829).
Monochilus gracilis (Breda) Lindl., Fol. Orchid.: 5 (1854).
Adenostylis gracilis (Breda) Merr., J. Straits Branch Roy. Asiat. Soc., Spec. No.: 141 (1921).
Monochilus zollingeri Rchb.f., Bonplandia (Hannover) 5: 35 (1857).
Distribution: India to W. Malesia
Current pic taken in Hong Kong.

Beautiful … My Zeuxine is still missing searching that only Zeuxine from Haryana desperately…..

Thank you very much … for showing this Zeuxine. This one is known to be found in s Western Ghats – hope some day will meet this ZOO-zin-nee !

TSP-FEB2016-05-294: Images of Zeuxine gracilis (Orchidaceae) : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)

It is my pleasure to share few images of Zeuxine gracilis (Orchidaceae

Ref:…..Lobules of lip orbicular and entire.


Habit: A slender herb 

Habitat: Terrestrial, in shaded forest floor with humus 

Sighting: Devaramane, Chikmagalur, Karnataka, about 1200 msl 

Date: 11-02-2016

Aha ..Incredible ..Thanks for sharing 🙂
Zeuxine gracilis from Hong Kong: 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1)
Zeuxine gracilis from wild in Hong Kong




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