Nervilia macroglossa (Hook.f.) Schltr.

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
  • Family (Hindi name) : ORCHID FAMILY (ऑर्चिड फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Orchidaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Pogonia macroglossa Hook.f.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Nervilia macroglossa (Hook.f.) Schltr.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Terrestrial herbs, with subglobose, warted tuber; scape laxly sheathed; leaves appear after flowering, reniform with subundulate edges; flowers solitary, white, streaked with faint pink; lip gibbous at base.
  • Flower, Fruit : July- September
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng, Siang
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet
  • Literature :
    • H J, Chowdhery, et al. Materials for Flora of Arunachal Pradesh. Volume 3, Botanical Survey of India, 2009. Pg.: 127
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Nervilia macroglossa. Downloaded on 27 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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