1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Bulbophyllum Thouars

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropics & Subtropics.

    [FZ]

    Orchidaceae, I. la Croix & P.J. Cribb. Flora Zambesiaca 11:1. 1995

    Habit
    Epiphytic or lithophytic herb with sympodial growth.
    Rhizomes
    Rhizomes creeping, often woody, sometimes branched.
    Pseudobulbs
    Pseudobulbs each comprising 1 internode (representing the main axis ofa sympodial branch), clustered or spaced out along the rhizome, 1–2(3)-leaved at the apex.
    Leaves
    Leaves mostly coriaceous or fleshy, rarely thin-textured.
    Inflorescences
    Rhachis sometimes swollen or flattened; flowers white, cream, yellow, green, orange or purple, ± fleshy. Inflorescences arising from base of the pseudobulb, racemose or rarely umbellate, (1)few- to many-flowered.
    Calyx
    Sepals usually free and subequal, the lateral sepals united at the base to the column foot to form an obscure mentum.
    Corolla
    Petals usually smaller than the sepals.
    Labellum
    Lip often much smaller than the sepals, hinged to end of the column foot, usually motile, often fleshy and tongue-like, sometimes fringed with long or short hairs.
    Column
    Column short, usually with apical lateral extensions (stelidia), and often winged.
    Pollinia
    Pollinia 2 or 4 in 2 pairs.
    [FTEA]

    Orchidaceae, V. S. Summerhayes. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1968

    Habit
    Epiphytic or lithophytic sympodial herbs; rhizome short or long and creeping, often branched, slender to quite stout
    Pseudobulbs
    Pseudobulbs 1-noded, clustered or distant, stem-like or more often swollen, ± angled in cross-section, arising from rhizome at intervals, 1–2-leaved (rarely more) at the apex
    Leaves
    Leaves mostly coriaceous or fleshy or rarely thin-textured, small to large
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescences arising from base of pseudobulb or rarely from node on rhizome, 1–many-flowered, racemose or rarely umbellate
    Flowers
    Flowers ± fleshy, often not opening widely, mostly small in African species, white, cream or green to orange and purple
    Calyx
    Dorsal sepal subequal and less commonly much shorter than lateral sepals; lateral sepals free or rarely adnate, united at base to column-foot to form a ± prominent mentum
    Corolla
    Petals mostly much smaller than sepals
    Labellum
    Lip often much smaller than sepals, hinged to end of column-foot, often highly mobile, often fleshy, ligulate and curved, mostly entire
    Column
    Column short, often winged and with apical stelidia; anther small, 2-chambered, with 4 pollinia in pairs; column-foot mostly incurved, united to base of lateral sepals.
    [FZ]

    Orchidaceae, I. la Croix & P.J. Cribb. Flora Zambesiaca 11:1. 1995

    Habit
    Dwarf epiphytic herb.
    Pseudobulbs
    Pseudobulbs small, spaced out along a slender creeping rhizome, 6–12-leaved.
    Leaves
    Leaves needle-like.
    Flowers
    Flowers small, resupinate.
    Pollinia
    Pollinia 2.
    [FTEA]

    Orchidaceae, V. S. Summerhayes. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1968

    Habit
    Creeping epiphytic herbs
    Pseudobulbs
    Pseudobulbs small, heteroblastic, borne at intervals on a slender rhizome, several-leaved
    Leaves
    Leaves small, linear, like pine-needles
    Scape
    Scape emerging from the base of the pseudobulb, 1–2-flowered
    Flowers
    Flowers resupinate, small
    Calyx
    Sepals free; laterals oblique, forming a distinct mentum with the column-foot
    Corolla
    Petals smaller than the sepals
    Labellum
    Lip mobile, simple, lacking a callus, column erect, narrowly winged, with very short triangular apical stelidia; foot distinctly incurved; anther ovoid, retuse in front; pollinia 2, compressed, lacking appendages; stigmatic cavity quadrate.
    [FTEA]

    Orchidaceae, V. S. Summerhayes. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1968

    Habit
    Small epiphytic herbs with an elongated creeping rhizome bearing well-spaced pseudobulbs
    Pseudobulbs
    Pseudobulbs ovoid-oblong, sometimes 4-angled, bearing 1–2 leaves at the apex and slender filiform roots at the base
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence slender, arising from below the base of the mature pseudobulb and overtopping it; bracts spreading
    Flowers
    Flowers usually few, in a lax raceme, white, mauve or pale green, not resupinate
    Calyx
    Dorsal sepal ovate-oblong; lateral sepals larger and fused at the base to form a mentum enclosing the column-foot
    Corolla
    Petals free, much smaller than the sepals or 0
    Labellum
    Lip free, 3-lobed, smaller than the sepals
    Column
    Column short, erect or curved, sometimes winged or bearing two minute stelidia at its apex, extending into a foot at its base; androclinium sloping; anther operculate, with the apex produced into a beak; pollinia 2 or 4; waxy, with a very short linear stipe, and oblong or transversely rounded viscidium; stigmatic cavity transverse, rounded or oval and hollowed; rostellum tongue-shaped or triangular, porrect or directed downwards parallel to the column
    Ovary
    Ovary straight, very short.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Angola, Argentina Northeast, Assam, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bismarck Archipelago, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, Chad, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Florida, French Guiana, Gabon, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Hainan, Haiti, Honduras, India, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Kenya, Korea, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Maluku, Marianas, Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Niue, Norfolk Is., Northern Provinces, Ogasawara-shoto, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Rwanda, Réunion, Samoa, Santa Cruz Is., Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Society Is., Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Suriname, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad-Tobago, Tubuai Is., Uganda, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis-Futuna Is., West Himalaya, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Extinct in:

    Rodrigues

    Bulbophyllum Thouars appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 6, 2016 Kerr, A.F.G. [0693], Thailand K000597123
    Mar 1, 2012 Yong, R. [53], Sarawak K000718572
    Dec 1, 2011 Cable, S. [1063], Cameroon K000460271
    Jan 1, 2010 Rakotovao, C. et al. [1965], Madagascar K000396158
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [990], Papua New Guinea 29715.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [846], Papua New Guinea 29716.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [803], Papua New Guinea 30869.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [706], Papua New Guinea 30871.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [595], Papua New Guinea 30876.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [695], Papua New Guinea 30887.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [624], Papua New Guinea 30890.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [796], Papua New Guinea 30893.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [705], Papua New Guinea 31002.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [392], Papua New Guinea 8813.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [1788], New Guinea 28660.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [1854], New Guinea 28737.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [1836], New Guinea 28943.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [1835], New Guinea 28950.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [1926], New Guinea 29065.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [1904], Papua New Guinea 29211.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [1946], New Guinea 30171.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [1924], Papua New Guinea 30321.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [2050], New Guinea 30344.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [2123], New Guinea 31945.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [2027], New Guinea 32043.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [2245], New Guinea 32099.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [2671], Papua New Guinea 32962.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [2687], New Guinea 33074.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mason, L.M. [2343], New Guinea 7721.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Sands, M.J.S. [96], Indonesia 3360.030
    Jul 1, 2003 Sands, M.J.S. [167], Indonesia 6049.269
    Jul 1, 2003 Sands, M.J.S. [112], Indonesia 6049.275
    Jul 1, 2003 Hunt, P.F. [2934], Solomon Is. 28577.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Hunt, P.F. [2204], Solomon Is. 28581.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Hunt, P.F. [2993], Solomon Is. 28599.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Hunt, P.F. [2212], Solomon Is. 28608.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Hunt, P.F. [3077], Solomon Is. 28811.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Hunt, P.F. [2237], Solomon Is. 28812.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Hunt, P.F. [2203], Solomon Is. 28822.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Hunt, P.F. [3001], Solomon Is. 28918.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S59], Papua New Guinea 43113.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S 52], Papua New Guinea 43119.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S 19], Solomon Is. 43129.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S 122], Papua New Guinea 44089.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S 144], Papua New Guinea 44090.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S 131], Papua New Guinea 44095.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S 127], Papua New Guinea 44096.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S 181], Papua New Guinea 44097.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S 179], Papua New Guinea 44098.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P.J. [S 174], Papua New Guinea 44099.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Kerr, A.D. [adk 968], Laos 28433.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Kerr, A.D. [968A], Laos 28496.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Kerr, A.D., Laos 32460.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cumberlege [1307], Thailand 27658.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Rule, R.H. [5702], Myanmar 30245.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Rule, R.H. [5615], Myanmar 30312.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Rule, R.H. [1473], Myanmar 30319.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Rule, R.H. [1734], Myanmar 31206.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Rule, R.H., Myanmar 31232.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Douglas, G. [K9], Solomon Is. 32484.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Wood, J.J. [809], Malaysia 52942.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Wood, J.J. [948], Indonesia 56067.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Wood, J.J. [935], Indonesia 56170.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P. [5123], Solomon Is. 48682.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P. [5044], Solomon Is. 48685.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P. [89/38], Malaysia 54847.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P. [89/67], Malaysia 54848.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cribb, P. [89/56], Malaysia 54856.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Dennis, G. [2100], Solomon Is. 28769.000
    Jul 1, 2003 McLoughlin, D. [MCL903], Fiji 29064.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Lamb, A. [AL891/88], Malaysia 52373.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Lamb, A. [AL565/86], Malaysia 52594.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Lamb, A. [AL812/87], Malaysia 55376.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Lamb, A. [AL1315/91], Malaysia 56340.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Lamb, A. [AL1294/91], Malaysia 56357.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Lamb, A. [AL1289/90], Malaysia 56359.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Lamb, A., Malaysia 60264.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Edwards, P.J. [4150], New Guinea 62584.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Lewis, G.P. [353] 43227.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Milliken, W. [1220], Indonesia 60017.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Milliken, W. [1417], Indonesia 60018.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Milliken, W. [1279], Indonesia 60025.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [1386], Papua New Guinea 30771.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Cruttwell, N.E.G. [1387], Papua New Guinea 30772.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Morrison, A. [646], Papua New Guinea 39972.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [995], Papua New Guinea 47286.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [1114], Papua New Guinea 47294.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [990], Papua New Guinea 47297.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [1017], Papua New Guinea 47298.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [1103], Papua New Guinea 47300.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [996], Papua New Guinea 47306.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [1102], Papua New Guinea 47310.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [869], Papua New Guinea 47311.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [693], New Guinea 47885.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Reeve, T.M. [646], Papua New Guinea 47913.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Kidman-Cox [2556], Malaysia 45332.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Sykes, W.R. [347], Fiji 42673.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Severin, L. [105 A], Indonesia 45846.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Lohok, H. [3], Malaysia 60256.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Phillipps, A. [SNP3023], Malaysia 52365.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Sutton, B. [14] 52937.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Maclennan, M.E. [7], Indonesia 54584.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Maclennan, M.E. [8], Indonesia 54585.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Maclennan, S.N. [34], Indonesia 54586.000
    Jul 1, 2003 de Vogel, E. [9051], Indonesia 60259.000
    Jul 1, 2003 de Vogel, E. [9246], Indonesia 60261.000
    Jul 1, 2003 de Vogel, E. [9145], Indonesia 60265.000
    Jul 1, 2003 de Vogel, E. [9215], Indonesia 60266.000
    Jul 1, 2003 de Vogel, E. [9192], Borneo 60268.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Thomas, S.A. [263], Brunei 56749.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Thomas, S.A. [133], Brunei 56767.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Thomas, S.A. [226], Brunei 56778.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Palawan Bot.Exp. [MK 98], Philippines 60258.000
    Jul 1, 2003 10782.000
    Jul 1, 2003 10981.000
    Jul 1, 2003 10982.000
    Jul 1, 2003 14849.000
    Jul 1, 2003 14851.000
    Jul 1, 2003 14852.000
    Jul 1, 2003 New Guinea 14854.000
    Jul 1, 2003 New Guinea 14856.000
    Jul 1, 2003 14857.000
    Jul 1, 2003 19181.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Myanmar 19957.000
    Jul 1, 2003 19958.000
    Jul 1, 2003 New Guinea 25221.000
    Jul 1, 2003 New Guinea 25484.000
    Jul 1, 2003 25648.000
    Jul 1, 2003 27773.000
    Jul 1, 2003 New Guinea 28131.000
    Jul 1, 2003 New Guinea 28152.000
    Jul 1, 2003 India 30882.000
    Jul 1, 2003 New Guinea 33016.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Papua New Guinea 38736.000
    Jul 1, 2003 52232.000
    Jul 1, 2003 5646.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Malaysia 60253.000
    Jul 1, 2003 6167.000
    Jul 1, 2003 7119.000
    Jul 1, 2003 New Guinea 8812.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Pradhan, U.C., India 62243.000
    Jul 1, 2003 Mayar, U. [5177], Indonesia 62587.000
    Jan 1, 2003 Phillips, A. [SNP2403], Malaysia 52595.000
    Jan 1, 2003 de Vogel, E. [9216], Borneo 63241.010
    Oct 1, 2001 Triono, T. [163], Indonesia 71882.000
    Jul 1, 2001 Johns, R.J. [9057], New Guinea 64269.000
    Jul 1, 2001 Johns, R.J. [10346], New Guinea 62567.000
    Jul 1, 2001 Utteridge, T.M.A. [203], Indonesia 71201.000
    May 1, 2001 Utteridge, T.M.A. [216], New Guinea 70239.000
    Jan 1, 2001 Johns, R.J. [10602], Indonesia 72648.000
    May 18, 1999 Johns, R.J. [9056A], New Guinea 70170.000
    May 18, 1999 Baker, W.J. [844], Indonesia 72352.000
    Feb 1, 1998 Yong, R. [38], Malaysia 70742.000
    Feb 1, 1998 Yong, R. [157], Malaysia 70808.000
    Jan 1, 1998 Yong, R. [244], Malaysia 70978.000
    Jan 1, 1998 Yong, R. [233], Malaysia 71001.000
    Mar 1, 1996 Schoenenberger, J. [41], Cameroon K000027298
    Jan 1, 1983 Kalbreyer W. [0s.n.], Cameroon K000106820 Unknown type material
    12709.000
    Madagascar 14761.000
    Madagascar 14850.000
    Zambia 1800.051
    Central African Republic 25012.000
    Madagascar 26218.000
    Madagascar 26556.000
    Madagascar 32417.000
    Zambia 33724.000
    Zambia 34025.000
    Zambia 34512.000
    Comoros 5647.000
    Madagascar 58467.000
    Madagascar 58493.000
    Madagascar 59688.000
    Madagascar 60984.000
    Madagascar 61008.000
    Madagascar 61012.000
    Madagascar 61022.000
    Madagascar 61025.000
    Madagascar 61040.000
    Madagascar 61058.000
    Madagascar 61060.000
    Madagascar 61089.000
    Madagascar 61101.000
    Madagascar 61113.000
    Madagascar 61115.000
    Cameroon 8811.000
    72369.000
    Madagascar 72728.000
    73353.000
    Holmes, W.D. [0348], Zambia 74885.000
    Milne-Redhead, E. [3183A], Zambia 29047.025
    Wild, H. [SRGH 30378], Zimbabwe 29526.000
    Wright, J.O. [139], Nigeria 10781.000
    Chase, N.C. [7052], Zimbabwe 28757.000
    Louis, J. [3570], Congo, DRC 30954.000
    Moreau [3/6/8] 31182.000
    Moreau [435], Tanzania 32821.000
    Moreau, R.E. [794], Tanzania 30952.000
    Ball, J.S. [696(GH79972)], Zimbabwe 30865.000
    Robinson, E.A., Zambia 30009.000
    Eyles, F. [5028], Zimbabwe 14760.000
    Harley, R.M. [H50425], Brazil 57925.000
    Jeffrey, C. [548], Seychelles 24490.000
    Williamson, G. [20], Zambia 11887.008
    Williamson, G. [629], Zambia 17326.011
    Williamson, G. [305], Zambia 1800.036
    Williamson, G. [527], Zambia 33176.000
    Williamson, G. [616], Zambia 33177.000
    Williamson, G. [773], Zambia 33987.000
    Williamson, G. [4], Zambia 34002.000
    Williamson, G. [248], Zambia 34441.000
    Williamson, G. [723], Zambia 34463.000
    Williamson, G. [15], Zambia 34817.000
    Mason, L.M. [2429], Madagascar 13903.012
    Mason, L.M. [1824], Madagascar 28678.000
    Mason, L.M. [2284], Madagascar 32333.000
    Mason, L.M. [2386], Madagascar 32494.000
    Lawrance, A.E. [18], Madagascar 33099.000
    Methuan, Zimbabwe 22597.000
    Comber, J.B. [1730], Indonesia 53982.000
    Williamson, G. [20], Zambia 27461.055
    Morris, B. [61] 31853.000
    Morze, G. [88C], Zambia 31740.000
    Morze, G. [88], Zambia 31741.000
    Morze, G. [93], Zambia 31760.000
    Morze, G. [136] 31777.000
    Morze, G. [142] 31778.000
    Morze, G. [117], Zambia 31782.000
    Sands, M. [1783], Papua New Guinea 37129.000
    Sands, M. [1783], Papua New Guinea 58328.000
    Cribb, P. [6003], Solomon Is. 53460.000
    Morge, G. [151], Zambia 31756.000
    Lamb, A. [AL1301/91], Indonesia 71862.000
    Lamb, A. [AL830/87], Sabah 72842.000
    Lamb, A. [AL1381/91], Sabah 72850.000
    Lamb, A. [AL1085/88], Sabah 72879.000
    Lamb, A. [AL138/83], Sabah 73057.000
    Palawan Bot.Expdn. [90], Philippines 53418.000
    Du Puy, B. [MB178], Madagascar 56128.000
    Du Puy, B. [MB179], Madagascar 56133.000
    Du Puy, B. [MB208], Madagascar 56134.000
    Du Puy, B. [MB178], Madagascar 56376.000
    Beentje, H.J. [4490], Madagascar 65126.000
    Lane, P. [338], Cameroon 63780.000
    Cheek, M. [7780], Cameroon 61696.000
    Cheek, M. [9524], Cameroon 61741.000
    Cheek, M. [9531], Cameroon 61744.000
    Cheek, M. [9530], Cameroon 61746.000
    Cheek, M. [8334], Cameroon 61935.000
    Cheek, M. [5368], Cameroon 63788.000
    Cheek, M. [7418], Cameroon 72137.000
    Cheek, M. [7417], Cameroon 72139.000
    Cheek, M. [7417], Cameroon 72141.000
    Boyce, P.C. [317], Brunei 56261.000
    Cooper, A.G., Mauritius 30826.000
    Giles, C.G. [s.n.], Malaysia 30135.000
    Galpin, E.E. [427] 31193.000
    McWhister, J.H. [11], Madagascar 32294.000
    Morrison, A. [1424], Papua New Guinea 57993.000
    Reeve, T.M. [778], Papua New Guinea 47315.000
    Du Puy, D.J. [M649], Madagascar 71382.000
    Du Puy, D.J. [M610], Madagascar 72257.000
    Du Puy, D.J. [M649], Madagascar 72266.000
    Du Puy, D.J. [M610], Madagascar 72579.000
    Du Puy, D.J. [M794], Madagascar 72327.000
    Du Puy, D.J. [M785], Madagascar 72334.000
    Du Puy, D.J. [M819], Madagascar 72344.000
    Du Puy, D.J. [M818], Madagascar 72346.000
    Pettersson [241], Madagascar 55128.000
    Dickson, M. [MD 188], Indonesia 60986.000
    Dickson, M. [MD32], Indonesia 73096.000
    Dickson, M. [MD100], Indonesia 73095.000
    Wickison, S. [250], Solomon Is. 53033.000
    Wickison, S. [225], Solomon Is. 53552.000
    Wickison, S. [157], Solomon Is. 53702.000
    Wickison, S. [251], Solomon Is. 53753.000
    de Vogel, E. [9171], Malaysia 57833.000
    de Vogel, E. [9062], Borneo 63241.009
    Jongejan, P. [115] 77932.000
    Jongejan, P. [165] 77941.000
    Jongejan, P. [140], Papua New Guinea 77939.000
    Jongejan, P. [240], Papua New Guinea 77960.000
    Jongejan, P. [324], Papua New Guinea 77966.000
    Jongejan, P. [370], Papua New Guinea 77969.000
    Jongejan, P. [613], Papua New Guinea 77982.000
    Jongejan, P. [632], Papua New Guinea 77983.000
    Jongejan, P. [671], Papua New Guinea 77985.000
    Jongejan, P. [3271], Papua New Guinea 66795.000
    Jongejan, P. [3064], Papua New Guinea 66816.000
    Salazar Chavez, G.A. [6318] 74313.000
    Salazar Chavez, G.A. [6322] 74322.000
    Salazar Chavez, G.A. [6320] 74323.000
    Salazar Chavez, G.A. [6319] 74327.000
    Hermans, J. [29/6], Madagascar 72615.000
    Hermans, J. [27/2], Madagascar 72430.000
    Hermans, J. [13/3], Madagascar 72434.000
    Hermans, J. [13/38], Madagascar 72438.000
    Hermans, J. [13/35], Madagascar 72622.000
    Hermans, J. [20/3], Madagascar 64546.000
    Hermans, J. [13/34], Madagascar 64547.000
    Hermans, J. [5490], Madagascar 73984.000
    Hermans, J. [3400], Madagascar 75647.000
    Bytebier, B. [734], Africa 75893.000
    Cours, M.G. [2051], Madagascar K000718256
    Cours, M.G. [3065], Madagascar K000718264
    Coode, M.J.E/ [7251], Brunei 59779.000
    Cable, S. [652], Cameroon 61624.000
    Cable, S. [1251], Cameroon 63840.000
    Cable, S. [2015], Cameroon 76191.000
    Lance, K. [137], Madagascar 72258.000
    Lance, K. [104], Madagascar 72270.000
    Oliveira, F., Sao Tome and Principe 61270.000
    Mursidawali, S. [475], Indonesia 61360.000
    Etuge, M. [1444], Cameroon 63781.000
    Etuge, M. [2007], Cameroon 63786.000
    Zapfack, L. [976], Cameroon 61687.000
    Zapfack, L. [921], Cameroon 61703.000
    Mackinder, B.A. [187], Cameroon 61701.000
    Mackinder, B.A. [184], Cameroon 61718.000
    606.000
    608.000
    62463.000
    Madagascar 72727.000
    Papua New Guinea 73906.000
    Hermans [5595], Madagascar 73338.000
    Hermans [5591], Madagascar 73340.000
    Hermans [5165], Madagascar 73345.000
    Hermans [5233], Madagascar 73346.000
    Hermans [5105], Madagascar 73982.000
    Hermans [5585], Madagascar 73985.000
    Hermans [4887], Madagascar 73986.000
    Hermans [5173], Madagascar 73990.000
    Hermans [6564], Madagascar 73991.000
    Hermans [5379], Madagascar 73993.000
    Hermans [5164], Madagascar 73994.000
    Hermans [4974], Madagascar 73995.000
    Hermans [5188], Madagascar 73996.000
    Hermans [6534], Madagascar 73997.000
    Hermans [5415], Madagascar 74000.000
    Hermans [5420], Madagascar 74004.000
    Hermans [4927], Madagascar 74005.000
    Hermans [5175], Madagascar 74006.000
    Yong, R. [277], Malaysia 77575.000
    Yong, R. [233], Sarawak K000718336
    Yong, R. [157], Sarawak K000718592
    Chase, M.W.C. [83015] 75151.000
    Biteau, P. [P iv], Gabon 71599.000
    Biteau, P. [D vi], Gabon 71601.000
    Biteau, P. [D iv], Gabon 71608.000
    Biteau, P. [T ii], Gabon 71610.000
    Biteau, P. [Q iii], Gabon 71612.000
    Biteau, P. [J vi], Gabon 71620.000
    Biteau, P. [Q iii], Gabon 71621.000
    Biteau, P. [T iii], Gabon 71622.000
    Biteau, P. [L viii], Gabon 71625.000
    Biteau, P. [P viii], Gabon 71627.000
    Barker, C. [46], Indonesia 72355.000
    Pollard, B.J. [497], Cameroon 77509.000
    Saxer, A. [46], Cameroon K000107099
    Antilahimena, P. [4167], Madagascar K000718742
    Antilahimena, P. [3092A], Madagascar K000970027
    Simo [48] 74319.000
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. s.n.], India K001132581
    Fischer, G. [738], Madagascar 75931.000
    Fischer, G. [647], Madagascar 75933.000
    Fischer, G. [FS 2671], Madagascar 65091.000
    Fischer, G. [S O00B112-1], Madagascar 77162.000
    Fischer, G. [FS 2204], Madagascar 76092.000
    Sieder, A. [S O00B180-1] 75937.000
    Schuiteman, A. [s.n.], Papua New Guinea 78081.000
    Baker, W.J. et al. [1285], Papua New Guinea K000970042
    Razakamalala, R. et al. [2961], Madagascar K000396152
    Cours, C. [2268], Madagascar K000718266
    Brunt, M.A. [1250], Cameroon K000107097
    Rosevear, D. R. [54/37], Cameroon K000107098
    Jongejan, P [3271], Papua New Guinea 78082.000
    India Cirrhopetalum K000079470
    Du Puy, B. [MB511], Madagascar Cirrhopetalum 72246.000
    Leakey [24], Uganda Genyorchis 32655.000
    Thailand Sunipia 26132.000
    Sunipia 8849.000
    Giles, C. [GPS 495] Sunipia 28427.000
    Cumberlege [709], Thailand Sunipia 26413.000
    Cumberlege [1336], Thailand Sunipia 27644.000
    Cumberlege, P.F. [1070], Thailand Sunipia 26569.000
    Cumberledge [G.T. 3100] Sunipia 31946.000
    Smitinand, G. [5408], Thailand Sunipia 27459.000

    First published in Hist. Orchid.: t. 3 (1822)

    Accepted by

    • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2014). Genera Orchidacearum 6: 1-544. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Schuiteman, A., Vermeulen, J.J. & de Vogel, E.F. (2010). Genus Bulbophyllum Flora Malesiana: Orchids of New Guinea 6 Publications department, National Herbarium of the Netherlands, Leiden.
    • Smidt, E.C. & Borba, E.L. (2009). Nomenclatural notes on Neotropical Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae) Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 60: 633-639.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

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    Flora Zambesiaca
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    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China
    The Malesian Key Group (2010) Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China (Version 2.0, 28 Jul 2010) The Nationaal Herbarium Nederland Leiden and The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0