Genus:
Epidendrum L.

Epidendrum frutex Rchb.f.

This species is accepted, and its native range is W. South America to NW. Venezuela.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 2740 - 3800 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba, epífita
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 2740–3800 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Bogotá DC, Caldas, Cauca, Cundinamarca, Meta, Nariño, Risaralda, Tolima, Valle del Cauca.
Habit
Herb, Epiphyte.
Conservation
Listed in Appendix II of CITES.

Native to:

Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela

Epidendrum frutex Rchb.f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 27, 1979 K001445968
Apr 4, 1976 Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru K001445961
Holm-Nielsen, L. [1364], Ecuador 37145.000
Colombia K001445958
Colombia K001445959
Colombia K001445960
Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru K001445962
Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru K001445963
Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru K001445964
Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru K001445965
Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru K001445966
K001445967

First published in Xenia Orchid. 1: 95 (1855)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
  • Kolanowska, M., Hágsater, E., Szlachetko, D.L., Santiago Aala, E. & Sánchez, Saldaña, L. (2014). Orchids of the department of Valle del Cauca (Colombia) 2: 1-393. Koeltz Scientific Books.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.15472/7avdhn
  • CITES (2021). Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora. https://cites.org/eng/app/appendices.php
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.

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    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001445960
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001445967
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001445966
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001445965
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001445964
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    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001445968

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