Trans. & Proc. Roy. Soc. South Australia 31: 209 (1907) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Flowering plant slender, 15–40 cm tall. Leaves 2–5, linear, 10–15 cm long. Flowers 1–3, yellow, blotched or streaked with brown; pedicel (excluding ovary) 1–3 cm long, slender, partly enclosed within tapered bract; dorsal sepal porrect to obliquely erect, ovate, 8–15 mm long, apex pointed; lateral sepals deflexed, parallel or sometimes crossed, linear, 10–15 mm long, brownish; petals spreading, 10–20 mm long, claw brownish, lamina ovate; labellum projected forward, 10–15 mm long, 3-lobed; lateral lobes much smaller than mid-lobe, ovate, asymmetric, margins irregularly toothed; mid-lobe fan-shaped, callus of two raised fleshy ridges extending on to base of mid-lobe. Column wings about same height as anther. Flowers Sep.–Oct.
CVU, DunT, EGU, GipP, Gold, GGr, HSF, NIS, VVP. Also SA. Known from a few localities in western Victoria in open forests, woodlands and grasslands.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||native|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||native|
|Northern Inland Slopes||present||native|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|