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Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Arethuseae
Subtribe: Coelogyninae
Genus: Bulleyia
B. yunnanensis
Binomial name
Bulleyia yunnanensis

Bulleyia is a genus of plants in the family Orchidaceae. It is either epiphytic or lithophitic, growing on tree branches or on rocks on steep hillsides. The genus is monotypic and represented only by Bulleyia yunnanensis, native to the Himalayas of Assam, Bhutan, eastern India and Yunnan. [2] [3]

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  1. China Plant Specialist Group (2004). "Bulleyia yunnanensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species . 2004: e.T46638A11072842. doi: 10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T46638A11072842.en . Retrieved 17 November 2021.
  2. Flora of China v 25 p 341, 蜂腰兰 feng yao lan, Bulleyia yunnanensis
  3. Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families