Bulbophyllum gibbsiae Rolfe 1914 - See Bulbophyllum unguiculatum Rchb.f. 1850 SECTION Aphanobulbum

Photos by Gary Yong Gee and his Orchid Photo Website

Part sun Cool

Common Name Gibbs' Bulbophyllum [English Botanist and Collector 1900's]

Flower Size .36" [9 mm]

Found in Sabah and Sarawak Borneo in lower montane mossy forests at elevations around 1100 to 2300 meters as a cool growing epiphyte.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Plants of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Orchids Wood Beaman & Beaman 1993; Orchids of Sarawak Beeman & Wood Beaman etal 2001; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011; Bulbophyllum of Borneo J J Verm, P O'Byrne and Lamb 2015 as syn of B unguiculatum photos/drawing fide;