Please identify this Bulbophyllum Orchid - NS 5

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Neil Soares

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Nov 1, 2010, 12:55:52 PM11/1/10
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Hi,
 Photographed at my farm at Shahapur yesterday.
                     Thanks,
                             With regards,
                               Neil Soares.

Bulbophyllum orchid 1.jpg
Bulbophyllum orchid 2.jpg
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Pankaj Kumar

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Nov 1, 2010, 1:09:09 PM11/1/10
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Dear Sir,
This is not Bulbophyllum. They never have nodes on their bulb which is
basically modification of petiole. Here what you see is a pseudostem
with nodes. This is called.

Dendrobium peguanum Lindl., J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 3: 19 (1859).

Thanks a lot for sharing.
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Pankaj

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Neil Soares

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Nov 1, 2010, 1:13:18 PM11/1/10
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Thanks Dr. Pankaj for the id. 
                 Regards,
                   Neil Soares.

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