Bulbophyllum elevatopunctatum J.J. Sm. 1920 SECTION Beccariana Pfitz. 1889

Another Color? Photos by Art Vogel

Another Flower Photo courtesy of Andy's Orchids Copyright 2002 All rights reserved.

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Common Name The Raised Dot Bulbophyllum

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Thailand and Sumatra [Sulawesi?] as a small sized, cool to warm growing epiphyte with a creeping rhizome with 1" [2.5 cm] between each oblong-ovoid, apically narrowed, 2 longitudinal channeled, dull green pseudobulb carrying a single, apical erect, narrowly lanceolate, fleshy, tough, shiny green above, dull pale green below, petiolate leaf that blooms on a basal as well as from the rhizome, erect, single flowered, terete, pale green spotted brown-red inflorescence carrying 3 bracts in the lower half.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Genera of Thailand Vol VIII Bulbopyllum Thou. Seidenfaden 1990; Orchids of Sumatra Comber 2001; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 photo fide; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 8 2011 photos fide; Wild Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia Ong, O'Byrne, Yong & Saw 2011 photo fide; Bulbophyllum of Borneo J J Verm, P O'Byrne and Lamb 2015 photos/drawing fide;

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