Bulbophyllum bavonis J.J. Verm.

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Common names:
Status: Native
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Habitat: Evergreen Forest
Altitude range: 1600 - 2350 m
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania and Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 317.

Dowsett-Lemaire, F. (1989). The flora and phytogeography of the evergreen forests of Malawi. I: Afromontane and mid-altitude forests; Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg. 59(1/2) Page 27.

La Croix, I. & Cribb, P.J. (1995). Orchidaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 11(1) Page 295.

La Croix, I. et al. (1991). Orchids of Malawi A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam Pages 187 - 188. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Bulbophyllum bavonis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Bulbophyllum bavonis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Bulbophyllum bavonis
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Bulbophyllum bavonis
JSTOR Plant Science: Bulbophyllum bavonis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Bulbophyllum bavonis
Plants of the World Online: Bulbophyllum bavonis
Tropicos: Bulbophyllum bavonis
Wikipedia: Bulbophyllum bavonis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Bulbophyllum bavonis.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=220270, retrieved 18 April 2024

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