Bulbophyllum inauditum Schltr. 1913 SECTION Oxysepala Bentham & J D Hook.f. 1883 Photo Unknown

Type DrawingDrawing by Schlechter And The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Unheard Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in the Moluccas and New Guinea on trees in range forests at elevations around 1800 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with ovoid-cylindrical pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, lanceolate-elliptic, acute, narrowing below into the base leaf that blooms in the spring on a short, single flowered inflorescence.

Schlechter states that the flowers are rose red, whitish towards the base, the 2 tails become white with yellow apice and the lip is yellow with a red margin.

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

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913/85 drawing fide

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