Research Paper

Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae: Epidendroideae) of Indonesian Borneo: a new species and first record for B. lyriforme

Yuda R. Yudistira, Firman H. Kurniawan, Wendy A. Mustaqim

Published on: 12 October 2022

Page: 544 - 551

DOI: 10.6165/tai.2022.67.544


A new species of orchid, Bulbophyllum pulanense, is described based on specimens collected from Kapuas Hulu Regency, Kalimantan Barat Province of Indonesian Borneo. Bulbophyllum lyriforme, is also presented here as a new record for Borneo, formerly only known from cultivated plants collected from New Guinea. Both species are described and illustrated with both line drawings and photographs.

Keyword: Bulbophyllum alticaule, B. haematostictum, B. pulanense, heath forest orchid, Malesian orchid, peatland orchid

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