Anoectochilus zhejiangensis

Anoectochilus zhejiangensis is a species of plant in the family Orchidaceae. Endemic to China (Fujian, Guangxi, and Zhejiang provinces),[2][3] individuals are found primarily in damp forest and valleys.[4] Standing from 8 to 16 cm tall, the orchids are defined by their reddish-brown stems and pale petals.[5]

Anoectochilus zhejiangensis
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Orchidoideae
Tribe: Cranichideae
Genus: Anoectochilus
A. zhejiangensis
Binomial name
Anoectochilus zhejiangensis
Z.Wei & Y.B.Chang


  1. ^ China Plant Specialist Group (2004). "Anoectochilus zhejiangensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2004: e.T46635A11072719. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T46635A11072719.en. Retrieved 16 November 2021.
  2. ^ Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  3. ^ Flora of China v 25 p 79, 浙江金线兰 zhe jiang jin xian lan, Anoectochilus zhejiangensis
  4. ^ "Anoectochilus zhejiangensis in Flora of China @". Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  5. ^ "Anoectochilus zhejiangensis in Flora of China @". Retrieved 2022-03-18.