Epipetiolar branch buds can be seen in these rhizome photos. As far as I know, this position for branch buds has not previously been reported fort Lonchitis

Collection Data (M. Sundue 3388)

Classification & Common Names

General Collection Data
  • Date: 14-Jan-2013
  • Primary Collector & #: M. Sundue 3388
  • Collection Party: M. Sundue with the OTS Tropical Fern and Lycophyte Course
  • Det. History: M. Sundue
  • Habitat: Tropical rainforest
  • Habit: Terrestrial
  • Specimen Locations: VT
Additional Comments

Terrestrial on steep ravines in sandy soil.

Collection Location