Eria ramuana wariana

Eria ramuana Schltr. var. wariana Schltr., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 1 (1912) 652

Type: Schlechter 19400 (syn B, lost); 19817 (syn B, lost; isosyn AMES, BO, G, L, NSW, S)

Differs from the typical form in the somewhat smaller lip, with a smaller, apiculate mid-lobe. (After Schlechter, 1911-1914)

Colours: Not recorded.

Habitat: Epiphyte in lowland forest. Altitude 250-800 m.

Flowering time in the wild: May.

Distribution: Malesia (New Guinea, endemic).

Distribution in New Guinea: Papua New Guinea. See map: 282-622M.JPG

Cultivation: Warm growing epiphyte.