Bulbophyllum filiforme Kraenzl.



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Bulbophyllum resupinatum filiforme


Conservation Status

Last record: 1984 or later

Rediscovered in March 1995

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered


Local rediscovery?



Mt. Cameroon, Korup, and the Niger Delta


Biology & Ecology










Cable, S. and Cheek, M. 1998. The Plants of Mount Cameroon, A Conservation Checklist. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Cheek, M. & Cable, S. 2000. Bulbophyllum filiforme. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39569A10248784. Downloaded on 21 November 2016.

Hilton-Taylor, C. 2000. 2000 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Walter, Kerry S. and Gillett, Harriet J. (eds.). (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK: IUCN – The World Conservation Union. lxiv + 862 pp.


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