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Orchid Species: Cestichis persimilis

Kew currently accepted name is Liparis condylobulbon

Cestichis persimilis is an orchid species identified by (Schltr.) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones in 2005. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Liparis condylobulbon.
Cestichis (Cestichis.)
(Schltr.) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones
ORIGIN: Found on mossy tree trunks at elevations around sea-level to 1600 meters from Myanmar, Thailand, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Lesser Sunda Islands, New Guinea, Moluccas, Sulawesi, the Philippinea, Solomom Islands, Queensland Australia, New Caledonia, Fiji, Samoa, Vanuatu, Santa Cruz Islands, Wallis mand Futna and Taiwan.

DESCRIPTION: This orchid has narrowly flask-shaped pseudobulbs carrying 1 to 2 narrowly lanceolate, thin textured leaves and flowers in the winter and summer on a terminal, arching 4 to 10 [10 to 25 cm] racemose, densely many [50] flowered inflorescence emerging from a narrowly triangular green bract and is a small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte or lithophyte.

FLOWER SIZE: 1/8 to 1/4 inch [3 to 6 mm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Liparis Lip condylobulbon 1862 Rchb.f.
Add+ Liparis Lip riparia 1913 J.J.Sm.
Add+ Cestichis Cestichis clemensiae 1910 Ames
Add+ Cestichis Cestichis vestita 1908 Ames
Add+ Gyrostachys Gyrostachys nesophila 1891 (Rchb.f.) Kuntze
Add+ Liparis Lip chondylobulbon
Add+ Liparis Lip clemensiae 1915 (Ames) Ames
Add+ Liparis Lip nesophila 1878 Rchb.f.
Add+ Liparis Lip persimilis 1911 Schltr.
Add+ Liparis Lip savaiiensis 1910 H.Fleischm. & Rech.
Add+ Liparis Lip treubii 1917 J.J.Sm. in E.D.Merrill
Add+ Stichorkis Sck persimilis 2008 (Schltr.) Marg., Szlach. & Kulak
Add+ Cestichis Cestichis condylobulbon 2005 (Rchb.f.) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones
Add+ Leptorkis Leptorkis condylobulbon 1891 (Rchb.f.) Kuntze
Add+ Stichorkis Sck condylobulbon 2008 (Rchb.f.) Marg., Szlach. & Kulak
Add+ Liparis Lip confusa 1905 J.J.Sm.
Add+ Liparis Lip dolichopoda 1914 Hayata
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