This member of the Rubiaceae
family was given this name by Camilla Rose Huxley and
Matthew H. P. Jebb in 1990. It is found
in Papua New Guinea, growing as an epiphyte with
quite some water and some to lots of sun. The caudex can grow to
centimetres in diameter and 18 high, the few, rarely branched
stems to 15 centimetres in
flowers are white.