Liparis elliptica Wight, Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 5: t. 1735 1851. (syn: Cestichis elliptica (Wight) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones; Cestichis lyonii Ames; Cestichis platybulba (Hayata) Kudô; Leptorkis elliptica (Wight) Kuntze; Liparis bicornuta Schltr.; Liparis concava Schltr.; Liparis hookerae Ridl.; Liparis lyonii (Ames) Ames; Liparis platybulba Hayata; Liparis wightii Rchb.f. [Illegitimate]; Stichorkis elliptica (Wight) Marg., Szlach. & Kulak);
Common name: Elliptic Liparis
Himalaya to Nansei-shoto and SW. Pacific (as per WCSP)
Pseudobulb 2 x 1.5 cm, ovoid, laterally compressed, 2-leaved. Leaves 10-11 x 2.5-3 cm, linear-elliptic, acute; petiole 1 cm long. Flowers white, in about 20 cm long, terminal raceme; dorsal sepal elliptic, obtuse, 1-veined; lateral sepals elliptic-oblong, apiculate, 1-veined; petals linear, subacute; lip 3 x 2 mm, ovate, subacuminate, with an ear like folding subapically.
Flowering and fruiting: April-May
Evergreen and shola forests
(Attributions- Dr. N Sasidharan (Dr. B P Pal Fellow), Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi from India Biodiversity Portal)
Liparis elliptica Wight SN Oct 06 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)
Liparis elliptica Wight is an epiphytic orchid collected from Kodaikanal and Nilgiri areas of Western Ghats, Tamilnadu.
Again cant confirm without flowers but I am sure you have confirmed.
Otherwise the characters seen here matches.
15-ID-TSP-21DEC2015-2: Orchid for ID : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5)
Kindly identify this Orchid.
Habit: Epiphytic herb
Habitat: Semi-evergreen forest
Sighting: Kottigehara, Chikmagalur, Karnataka, about 1200 msl
Identified by … as Liparis elliptica
SK 2418 28 January 2020 : 8 posts by 2 authors. 8 images- 1 to 7 mb each.
Date: 7 January 2020
Liparis elliptica Wight ??
Plant was too far !
I think this is Liparis elliptica, but its best to have dissected flower.
Thank you … I was not reachable !