Bulbophyllum eciliatum Schltr. 1913 SECTION Oxysepala Bentham & J D Hook.f. 1883 Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

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Common Name The Hairless Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found only in New Guinea in range forests at elevations around 1200 meters as a mini-miniature to miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with ovoid pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, oblong-ligulate, subacute, cuneate below into the base leaf that blooms in the later fall on an erect, few bracted, very short, single flowered inflorescence

Schlechter states that the hairless flowers with a different shaped lip and the flowers are dark purple with white stripes and the lip dark purple.

Synonyms Diphyes eciliata (Schltr.) Szlach. & Rutk. 2008

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

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