Bulbophyllum clavuliflorum J.J.Verm. & A.L.Lamb 2008 SECTION Ephippium Schlechter 1913

TYPE Drawing by J J Vermuellen

Common Name The Nail Shaped Flower Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .12" [3 mm] ]

Found in the first Division of Sarawak Borneo as a mini-miniature sized epiphyte with close set, ovoid to almost globular, naot angular pseudobulbs carrying a single, ovate, rounded, apically equally bilobed, abruptly narrowing below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms on an erect to patent, subumbellate, peduncle to 1/2" [1.25 cm] long, provided with 4 bracts, rachis .04" [1 mm] long, somewhat thickened, 3 flowered inflorescence carrying spirally arranged, simultaneously opening flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 1 Vermuellen and Lamb 2008 drawing fide; Orchids of Borneo J J Verm, P O'Byrne and A Lamb 2015 drawing fide