Specimen #014 – Dracula marina


Date: July, 2018

Location: Koh Lon, Thailand

Collected by: DoAR (DiNaCon Field Lab)

Observations: This macabre species of orchids blooms by the full moon on humid sandy beaches, during the monsoon season. It emits a putrid fish smell to attracts its pollinators.

Methods: PlantSnap was misused to identify a non-vegetable sample




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