African Plant Database


Bulbophyllum concatenatum P. J. Cribb & P. Taylor
Family : ORCHIDACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 35(2): 433 (1980); Kew Bull. 35: 433-436 (1980)
Information on the genus : Bulbophyllum
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Epiphytic herb; pseudobulbs 1,4-8,8 cm apart, 1-leafed, ± ovoid, 1-3,4x0,6-1,3 cm, 4-angled; leaf lanceolate to linear, 3-9,5x0,5-1,5 cm; inflorescence 7-16 cm long, 5-16-flowered; peduncle 5,5-12 cm long; rachis nodding, slightly flattened, 4-angled, 1,6-4 cm long, edges winged; bracts ± spreading, ovate, 3,5-5x2-3 mm; flowers distichous, arising from the 2 concave sides of the rachis, yellowish or greenish, stained purple; sepals ovate, 5x2,8 mm; petals linear-lanceolate, oblique, 3,2x0,4 mm; lip recurved, narrowly ovate, 2,5x1,3 mm.
Ecology : Forest; on trees and lianes; 1400-2000 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 44390
 
Record n°44390
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