Cirrhopetalum medusae Lindl., 1842

Homotypic Synonyms:

  • Bulbophyllum medusae (Lindl.) Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers, Ann. Bot. Syst. 6: 262 (1861).
  • Cirrhopetalum medusae Lindl., Edwards's Bot. Reg. 28: t. 12 (1842).
  • Phyllorkis medusae (Lindl.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 677 (1891).
Heterotypic Synonyms:
  • Cirrhopetalum medusae var. album Rolfe, Orchid Rev. 31: 131 (1923).

Cirrhopetalum medusae from Kedah. Photo courtesy by Keladu Senja

Peninsula Thailand to West Malesia
 Borneo, Lesser Sunda Islands, Peninsula Malaya, Sumatra
41 THA 42 BOR LSI MLY SUM (43) sol

Pseudobulb epiphyte

Cirrhopetalum medusae from Kedah, Photo courtesy by Keladu Senja

Habitat :
In Kedah the orchid easy find at rubber plantation. The orchid like full sun shine and a bit dry in forest.

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