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Bulbophyllum raskotii (Orchidaceae): An Addition to the Orchid Flora of India


Bulbophyllum raskotii J.J. Verm., Schuit. & de Vogel is reported as an addition to the orchid flora of India from Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh. A detailed morphological description along with photographs of plant and dissected loral parts are provided. Earlier it was known from Nepal and Bhutan.


Bulbophyllum raskotii, New Report, Arunachal Pradesh.


Author Biography

Jambey Tsering

State Forest Research Institute, Itanagar

Department of Environment and Forests

Govt. of Arunachal Pradersh.

Rank: Scientist 'B'

Kothareddy Prasad

Botanical Survey of India.


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