Bulbophyllum grudense J.J.Sm. 1905 SECTION Monanthaparva Ridl. 1896

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Common Name The G. Grudo Bulbophyllum [an area in central Java]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Malaysia, Borneo and Java lower montane forests on twigs of small bushes at elevations around 1700 meters as a miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with .2 to 1" [1 to 2.5 cm] between each elliptic, curved pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, linear, obtuse leaf that is conduplicate below into the petiole and blooms on a basal, 1 to 1 3/5" [2.5 to 4 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Bulbophyllum oeneum Burkill ex Ridl. 1924

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Die Orchideen Von Java J.J.Sm. 1905; Die Orchideen Von Java Figuren Atlas J.J.Smith 1908 drawing ok; Flora of Malaya Vol 1 Orchids Holttum 1953; Orchids of Java Comber 1990; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing not = B oeneum; Orchids of Malaya Segerback 1992 as B oeneum photo good; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994 not = B oeneum; Orchids of Sarawak Beaman etal 2001 not = B oeneum; Thirty Two New Species of Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae)from Sulawesi J.J. VERMEULEN 1 AND P. O’BYRNE Gard. Bulletin Singapore 60 (1): 73-153 2008; Wild Orchids of the Cameron Highlands REACH 2009 photo fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011;