African Plant Database


Bulbophyllum inornatum J. J. Verm.
Family : ORCHIDACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 42(1): 266 (1987)
Information on the genus : Bulbophyllum
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Epiphytic herb c. 5 cm tall; pseudobulbs c. 2 cm apart, 2-leaved, ovoid-orbicular, 3-4-angled, 0,8-1x0,6 cm; leaves elliptic-lanceolate, 1-1,5x0,5 cm; inflorescence 2,5-5 cm long, 7-12-flowered; peduncle wiry, 1,5-3,2 cm long; rachis 1-1,5 cm long; bracts recurved, ovate, 1,8x1,4 mm; flowers distichous, wide open, colour unknown; sepals ovate, 2,5-2,8x1,2-1,6 mm, recurved at middle; petals ovate-oblong, 1,5-0,6 mm; lip obovate, 2,5x1,2 mm, recurved in basal half; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Ecology unknown; collected at 1100 m alt.
  Related to B. stolzii, B. prorepens.
  ? Known only from the type collected in 1982.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 44485
 
Record n°44485
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