Liparis nervosa (Sw.) Lindl.

  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Orchidaceae
  • Species : Liparis nervosa
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Liparis nervosa (Thunb.) Lindl.
  • Key identification features : Pseudobulbous terrestrial herb, up to 15 inches. Flowers are green, tinged with pink or yellow-brown.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : June-July
  • Comments : Rare, in forests on moist places along streams.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Visakhapatnam district, Chittoor district (Andhra Pradesh State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Kandhamal district, Ganjam district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Japan, Java, China, Siam
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; Prasad, K et al 2012 Conservation of Wild Orchids in Sri Krishnadevaraya University Botanic Garden, Ananthapur, Andhra Pradesh, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 4(7);2705-2708
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. nervosa. Downloaded on 8 August 2020.

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