Bulbophyllum trichocephalum (Schltr.) Tang & F.T.Wang

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
    (Orchid Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ORCHID FAMILY (ऑर्चिड फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Orchidaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Bulbophyllum congestum Rolfe; Bulbophyllum hyacinthiodorum W.W.Sm.; Bulbophyllum trichocephalum var. capitatum; Bulbophyllum trichocephalum var. wallongense Agrawala, Sabap. & H.J.Chowdhery; Cirrhopetalum trichocephalum Schltr.; Stelis caudata D.Don
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Bulbophyllum odoratissimum var. odoratissimum
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Epiphytic herbs; Pseudobulbs subcylindric, on robust, creeping rhizomes; Leaves oblong, notched at apex; Scapes stout, lateral; Flowers in dense globose heads, white, creamy with yellow tips; lip with glandular hairs.
  • Flower, Fruit : March- June
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Changlang, Lohit
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Andaman Islands, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • H J, Chowdhery, et al. Materials for Flora of Arunachal Pradesh. Volume 3, Botanical Survey of India, 2009. Pg.: 30
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Bulbophyllum trichocephalum. Downloaded on 21 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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