Bulbophyllum fuscopurpureum Wight

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
    (ORCHID FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Orchidaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Bulbophyllum fuscopurpureum Wight
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Shola forests
  • Comments / notes : Epiphytic. Found on moss covered tree trunks in sholas.
  • Flower, Fruit : February-August
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Idukki district
    • Tamil Nadu : Theni district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Southern Western Ghats
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Ravichandran, V. 2016. Taxonomic and Phytogeographical investigation on endemic plants of Western Ghats with special reference to Megamalai Wildlife Sanctuary of Tamil Nadu (Ph.D. thesis work)
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Bulbophyllum fuscopurpureum. Downloaded on 12 November 2019.

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