Malaxis abieticola
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Genus: Malaxis
M. abieticola
Binomial name
Malaxis abieticola
  • Microstylis tenuis S. Watson 1891
  • Malaxis tenuis (S.Watson) Ames 1922, illegitimate homonym not Rchb. f. 1861

Malaxis abieticola is a species of orchid native to Mexico and to the southwestern United States (Arizona, New Mexico). It has only one leaf underneath several small green flowers growing in an elongated array.[3][4][5]


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