AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Chaseella Summerh. in Kirkia 1: 88 (1961).
Description:
Dwarf epiphytic herb. Pseudobulbs small, spaced out along a slender creeping rhizome, 6–12-leaved.Leaves needle-like. Flowers small, resupinate. Pollinia 2.
Distribution:
E. & S. Trop. Africa
Cultivation:
Not in cultivation
Species:

Chaseella pseudohydra Summerh. Kenya, E. Zambia.

World Checklist of Monocotyledons. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.kew.org/wcsp/monocots/ accessed 1/28/2010
Bibliography and References:
Vermeulen JJ. 1987 A taxonomic revision of the continental African Bulbophyllinae. Orchid Monogr. 2. 300p. (1987)