Bulbophyllum papuanum (Schltr.) J.J.Verm., Schuit. & de Vogel 2014 SECTION Pedilochilus [Schlechter] J J Verm & O'Byrne 2011

TYPE for the Section Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Plant Systematics Website

Part shade Cool Summer

Common Name The Papua New Guinea Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in Papua New Guinea in forests at elevations of 1600 to 1800 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the summer

Schlechter states that the flowers are yellowish with brown spotted petals and lip.

Synonyms *Pedilochilus papuanus Schltr. 1905

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913/85 drawing fide; The Orchids of The High Mountains of New Guinea P Van Royen 1979; Die Orchideen lieferung 13 753 - 816 Bulbophyllinae 1983 as Pedilochilus papuanum; Bulbophyllum of Sulawesi Verm & O'Byrne 2011; *Phytotaxa 166 (2): 101113 J.J.Verm., Schuit. & de Vogel 2014