Bulbophyllum-tricornoides-2022-12-11 *SITF confirms this plant is Bulbophyllum tricornoides (Apr 2023).

This plant was previously identified by Leslie Garay as B. tricornoides; the combination of very long, forward-pointing carinae at the apex of the column and lip without ridges fit this species; B. tricornoides and B. tricorne are very similar, the difference in characteristics are the teeth of B. tricorne are short, blunt and sharply downturned; the teeth of B. tricornoides are long, sharply pointed and extend straight out from the apex of the column; this plant fits the characteristics of B. tricornoides; there is an almost identical photo to this plant in the IOSPE.

Judging Center: Atlanta

Award Number: 20222105

Award Date: December 10, 2022

Awarded As: Bulbophyllum tricornoides

Seidenfaden 1979. This name is accepted

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: 1

Plant > Leaf Length: 15 cm

Plant > Leaf Width: 3.8 cm

Plant > Leaf Margin: entire

Plant > Leaf Shape: elliptical

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Length: 4 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Width: 2.6 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul distance between growths along rhizome:: 3-4 cm

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 16.8 cm

Inflorescence > Arrangement: arched raceme

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Length: 1 cm

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Width: 0.2 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Length: 0.7 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Width: 0.1

Inflorescence > Ovary Shape: elongate, thin

Inflorescence > Ovary Color: light chartreuse

Inflorescence > Ovary Texture: glabrous

Flower Natural Spread Length: 1.5 cm

Flower Natural Spread Width: 0.7 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 0.7 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 0.5 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 1.3 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 0.3 cm

Flower > Petals Length: 0.1 cm

Flower > Petals Width: 0.3 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 0.4 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 0.2 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch> characters of lip (calli, spurs, keels, etc.): glabrous

Flower > Column Length: 0.3 cm

Flower > Column Width: 0.2 cm

Flower > Column Color: light yellow

Flower > Anther Cap Color: yellow



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