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Bulbophyllum nigrescens Rolfe. (Orchidaceae), a new record for India


Bulbophyllum nigrescens have been described here for the first time from India. Taxonomic description along with an illustrative photo-plate, information on habitat, phenology, distribution have been provided for easy identification of the species.


Bulbophyllum sect. Hirtula, Distribution, Orchid, Sikkim Himalaya, Taxonomy.



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