AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Bulbophyllum Section Kainochilus Schltr.
Description:

Plants large; pseudobulbs bifoliate (exception B. viguieri); flowers large or very large, to at least 8 mm long; sepals free; labellum very barbate, often longly lingulate-caudate; column longer than wide, nearly always provided marginally (exception B. endentatum) below the stelides, with a more or less developed tooth or lobe; stelides large; anther bearing a more or less developed appendage. Capsule nearly sessile.
Species:

Bulbophyllum alexandrae Schltr. Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum anjozorobeense Bosser Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum cylindrocarpum Frapp. ex Cordem. Réunion, Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum cylindrocarpum var. andringitrense Bosser Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum cylindrocarpum var. aurantiacum Frapp. ex Cordem. Réunion.
Bulbophyllum cylindrocarpum var. cylindrocarpum. Réunion.
Bulbophyllum cylindrocarpum var. olivaceum Frapp. ex Cordem. Réunion.
Bulbophyllum edentatum H.Perrier SE. Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum erythroglossum Bosser Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum horizontale Bosser NE. Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum imerinense Schltr. C. Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum lemurense Bosser & P.J.Cribb Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum mirificum Schltr. NE. Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum multiligulatum H.Perrier N. & NW. Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum reflexiflorum H.Perrier Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum reflexiflorum subsp. pogonochilum (Summerh.) Bosser SE. Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum reflexiflorum subsp. reflexiflorum. N. Madagascar.
Bulbophyllum viguieri Schltr. C. Madagascar.

World Checklist of Monocotyledons. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.kew.org/wcsp/monocots/ accessed 17/02/2015