Bulbophyllum marudiense Carr 1935 SECTION Monanthaparva Ridl. 1896

Plant in situ Borneo

Photos by © J J Vermeullen

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Common Name The Marudi Bulbophyllum [A district of Sabah, Borneo]

Flower Size .16" [4 mm]

Found in Sabah and Sarawak Borneo in lowland and lower montane forests at elevations of 10 to 1200 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte with [1.3 to 4 cm] between each, distinct, almost erect, ovoid, not angular pseudobulb carrying a single, apcial, erect, elliptic to ovate,acute , petiolate base leaf that blooms on a .28 to .4" [.7 to 1 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Orchids of Sarawak Beeman & Wood Beaman etal 2001; 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; Bulbophyllum of Borneo J J Verm, P O'Byrne and Lamb 2015 photos/drawing fide;