Bulbophyllum agastor Garay, Hamer and Siegrist 1996 SECTION Macrobulbon Schlechter 1912 Photo by Rogier Van Vugt and His P Base Orchid Photo Website

Flowers Photo courtesy of Wolfgang H. Bandisch. Copyright 1998, 1999 All rights reserved. And his Papua & New Guinea Orchid Species site

Common Name Refers in greek to being The Near Kinsman Bulbophyllum as it is closely related to Bulbophyllum macrobulbon

Found in Papua New Guinea as a cool growing, unifoliate epiphyte at elevations around 1560 meters where it blooms on a short, fasiculate, few flowered inflorescence that holds the flowers below the leaves up against the pseudobulb.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 66 No 6 1997 photo fide; Orchid Australia Vol 11 No 2 1999 photo; Bulbophyllums and Their Allies Siegerist 2001 photo fide; Australian Orchid Review Vol 72 No 4 2007 photo; Bulbophyllum: the incomplete Guide From A to why? Bill Thoms 2009 photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 85 #4 2016 photo fide;