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H Bulbophyllum sandersonii (Hook.f.) Rchb.f. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Bulbophyllum (family Orchidaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 27265) with original publication details: Flora 61: 78 1878.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Bulbophyllum bibundiense Schltr. Synonym H WCSP
Bulbophyllum melleri Rchb.f. Synonym H WCSP
Bulbophyllum mooreanum Robyns & Tournay Synonym H WCSP
Bulbophyllum pusillum (Rolfe) De Wild. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Bulbophyllum sandersonii subsp. sandersonii Synonym L WCSP
Bulbophyllum tentaculigerum Rchb.f. Synonym H WCSP
Megaclinium melleri Hook.f. ex Rchb.f. Synonym H WCSP
Megaclinium pusillum Rolfe Synonym H WCSP
Megaclinium sandersonii Hook.f. Synonym H WCSP
Megaclinium tentaculigerum (Rchb.f.) T.Durand & Schinz Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Bulbophyllum sandersonii subsp. stenopetalum (Kraenzl.) J.J.Verm. Accepted L WCSP 4

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-27265.

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