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Orchid Species: Platycorynoides rautanenii

Kew currently accepted name is Habenaria epipactidea

Platycorynoides rautanenii is an orchid species identified by (Kraenzl.) Szlach. in 2005. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Habenaria epipactidea.
Platycorynoides (Platycorynoides.)
(Kraenzl.) Szlach.
ORIGIN: Found in Rwanda, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Angola, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland, Cape Province and Transvaal South Africa in short grasslands at 900 to 1150 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Small to medium sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with suberect, lanceolate, broadly lanceolate to oblong, rounded to acute leaves that are gradually getting smaller ascending, and blooms in the spring on a terminal, bracteate, 2.4 to 6.4 [6 to 16 cm] long, dense, many flowered inflorescence with rather thick, nocturnally sweetly scented, flowers.

FLOWER SIZE: 3/4 inch [2 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Habenaria Hab epipactidea 1867 Rchb.f.
Add+ Bonatea Bnt foliosa 1835 (Sw.) Lindl.
Add+ Habenaria Hab perfoliata 1902 Kraenzl.
Add+ Habenaria Hab polyphylla 1892 Kraenzl.
Add+ Habenaria Hab rautanenii 1904 Kraenzl.
Add+ Habenaria Hab schinzii 1898 Rolfe in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.)
Add+ Habenaria Hab trachychila 1904 Kraenzl.
Add+ Platycoryne Pla rautanenii 1998 (Kraenzl.) Szlach. & Olszewski
Add+ Platycorynoides Platycorynoides hircina 2005 (Rchb.f.) Szlach.
Add+ Habenella Habenella epipactidea 2006 (Rchb.f.) Szlach. & Kras-Lap.
Add+ Platycorynoides Platycorynoides epipactidea 2005 (Rchb.f.) Szlach.
Add+ Platantheroides Pltd epipactidea 2004 (Rchb.f.) Szlach.
Add+ Habenaria Hab hircina 1867 Rchb.f.
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