Bulbophyllum ayuthayense J.J.Verm., Schuit. & de Vogel 2014 SECTION Drymoda (Lindl.) J.J.Verm., Schuit. & de Vogel 2014

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Common Name The Ayuthaya Bulbophyllum [an area of Thailand]

Flower Size 5/8" [1.5 cm]

Found in Yunnan province of China, Thailand and Laos in primary evergreen, broad-leaved, submontane forests at elevations of 200 to 1100 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot to warm growing, quickly deciduous-leafed epiphyte with close set, spherical, dense, squashed, extremely wrinkled pseudobulbs with 2 apical, ovate, leaves that that blooms in the late winter and spring on a 2" [5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Drymoda siamensis Schltr. 1906

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915 as Drymoda siamensis; The Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitinand 1961 as Drymoda siamensis drawing/photo fide; Encyclopedia of Cultivated Orchids Hawkes 1965 as Drymoda siamensis drawing fide; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Lieferung 15 881 - 944 Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1984 as Drymoda siamensis A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2001 as Drymoda siamensis photo fide; Bulbophyllum and Their Allies Seigerist 2001 as Drymoda siamensis photo fide; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 as Drymoda siamensis photo fide; *Phytotaxa 166 (2): 101113 J.J.Verm., Schuit. & de Vogel 2014; Wulfenia 22 [2015]: 137 - 188 New Orchids in the Flora of Vietnam Averyanov, Nguyen, Tich, Nguyen, Nong, Nguyen and Xuan as Drymoda siamensis photo fide; Atlas of Native Orchids of China Vol 2 Jin Xiaohua, Li Jianwu and Ye Deping 2019 as Bulbophyllum ayuthayense photo fide;

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