Bulbophyllum perexiguum Ridl. 1916 SECTION Monanthes [Bl] Avery. 1994

TYPE Drawing by Ridley

Part shade Warm

Common Name The Especially Insignificant Bulbophyllum

Flower Size very small

Found in western New Guinea in lower montane forest, at elevations around 759 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with very slender, stems giving rise to adnate, minute pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, thin, lanceolate, acute, 2.5 by 0.4 cm; base somewhat narrowed; apex minutely cuspidate leaf that blooms on a very short, single flowered inflorescence with lanceolate, acute, longer than the ovary floral bacts and carrying ver small flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 9:185 Ridley 1916 drawing fide