Aerides maculosum Lindl.

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Orchidaceae
  • Species : Aerides maculosum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Aerides maculosa Lindl.
  • Common name : Cat-tail Orchid
  • Vernacular name : Draupadhi pushpa (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : HFP 376, HFP 2887, KFP 12982
  • Collector(s) Name : B.R.Ramesh & Shivaprakash
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • Key identification features : Epiphytes on barks barks and branchelets. Leaves are usually flat, channeled, coriaceous. Inflorescence is a panicle of racemes. Sepals and petals are spotted pink. Spur pointing backward or downward..
  • Habit : Herb-Epiphytic
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Not common.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Thumbebedu FRL (Uttara Kannada)
  • Distribution Locality : Belgaum, Bellary, Chikamagalur, Hassan, Kodagu, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Gowda, 2004 - Sringeri; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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