Bulbophyllum cycloglossum Schltr. 1913 SECTION Peltopus Schlechter 1913 Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Hewrbaria Website

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Common Name The Rounded Tongue Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found only in New Guinea in range forests at elevations around 2500 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cold growing epiphyte with close set,ovoid pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, linear to ligulate, apiculate, narrowing into the base leaf that blooms in the late spring on a very short, few bracted, single flowered inflorescence.

Schlechter states that the species has a column that differs from the Bulbophyllum form and the petals are very small as well as the flowers are dark carmine red

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae Of German New Guinea Schlecter 1913 drawing fide

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