Bulbophyllum proboscideum (Gagnep.) Seidenf. & Smitinand 1961 TYPE Drawing by Seidenfaden and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Nosed Bublophyllum

Flower Size .3" [7.5 mm]

Found in Thailand and Laos as a miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with 1.2" [3 cm] between each conical pseudobulb carrying a single apical, erect, ovate leaf that blooms on an erect, 2" [5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms *Cirrhopetalum proboscideum Gagnep. 1931; Mastigion proboscideum (Gagnep.) Garay, Hamer & Siegerist 1994

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *The Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitinand 1961; Botanisk Tidsskrift Bind 66 Hefte 4 Contributions to the Orchid Flora of Thailand III Seidenfaden 1971 drawing fide; Notes on Cirrhopetalum Seidenfaden 1973 Drawing fide; Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Bind 33 #3 Orchid Genera in Thailand VIII Bulbophyllum Thou Seidenfaden 1979 drawing fide; Bulbophyllum and Their Allies Seigerist 2001 as Mastigion proboscidium; Bulbophyllum: the incomplete Guide From A to why? Bill Thoms 2009 drawing fide;