Genus Coelogyne section Veitchiae
Coelogyne section Veitchiae D.A.Clayton, Genus Coelogyne, a synopsis (2002) 164. Type species: Coelogyne veitchii Rolfe
Rhizome stout, with scale leaves. Pseudobulbs large, close together, fusiform-oblong to pyriform Leaves 2, plicate, with 5 main nerves. Inflorescence heteranthous, curved downwards; peduncle without scale leaves, rachis pendulous, manyflowered; floral bracts persistent. Flowers opening simultaneously, small, snow-white; sepals ovate; petals linear; lip simple, obscurely 3-lobed; lateral lobes at base enclosing the column, keels small, obscure; anther with a light brown rim.
(after Clayton 2002)