Genus:
Epidendrum L.

Epidendrum secundum Jacq.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Lesser Antilles to Venezuela. It is used as a medicine and has environmental uses.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 2000–2000 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia.
Habit
Herb, Epiphyte.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.

[UNAL]

Bernal, R., G. Galeano, A. Rodríguez, H. Sarmiento y M. Gutiérrez. 2017. Nombres Comunes de las Plantas de Colombia. http://www.biovirtual.unal.edu.co/nombrescomunes/

Vernacular
araña, melena, pajarito amarillo

[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. 2000 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba, epífita
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Use Environmental
Environmental uses.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Guyana, Leeward Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Epidendrum secundum Jacq. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2012 Glaziou, A.F.M. [13647], Brazil K000878019
Jan 1, 2012 Burchell, W.J. [2174], Rio de Janeiro K000878020
Jan 1, 2012 Burchell, W.J. [3785], Brazil K000878021
Jan 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [4365], Goiás K000878017
Jan 1, 2012 Burchell, W.J. [3744], Brazil K000878023
Jan 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [627], Rio de Janeiro K000878022
Jan 1, 2010 Perea, J. [2887], Peru K000718554
Jun 1, 2004 Lewis, G.P. [759], Bahia K000293507
Jun 1, 2004 Furlan, A. [CFCR1595], Bahia K000293508
Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [22379], Bahia K000293509
Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [18757], Bahia K000293513
Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [15448], Bahia K000293514
Jun 1, 2004 Pirani, J.R. [CFCR2117], Bahia K000293515
Jun 1, 2004 Ule, E. [9006], Ceará K000293519
Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [17815], Bahia K000293572
Jun 1, 2004 Queiroz, L.P. [1893], Bahia K000293594
Jun 1, 2004 Passos, L. [PCD4744], Bahia K000293585
Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [22585], Bahia K000293518
Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [20913], Bahia K000293510
Jun 1, 2004 Giulietti, A.M. [CFCR1277], Bahia K000293517
Jun 1, 2004 Mello Silva, R. [CFCR7179], Bahia K000293591
Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [16050], Bahia K000293506
Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [CFCR14361], Bahia K000293523
Jun 1, 2004 Lewis, G.P. [CFCR7068], Bahia K000293587
Jan 1, 1999 Stannard, B. [H50812], Bahia K000293520
Jan 1, 1999 Harley, R.M. [27772], Bahia K000293522
Jan 1, 1999 Laessoe, T. [H52574], Bahia K000293521
Nov 1, 1993 Queiroz, L.P. [3139], Bahia K000293505
Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [26132], Bahia K000293497
Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [26132], Bahia K000293498
Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [24454], Bahia K000293499
Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [27270], Bahia K000293500
Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [26171], Bahia K000293501
Jun 1, 1990 Harley, R.M. [15448], Bahia K000293504
Jan 1, 1990 Harley, R.M. [19703], Bahia K000293502
Jan 1, 1990 Harley, R.M. [19703], Bahia K000293503
Dec 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [17012], Bahia K000293511
Dec 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [15758], Bahia K000293512
Jan 1, 1964 Heringer, E.P. [9679], Brazil K000878018
Hanbury-Tracey, J. [62], Venezuela 24878.000
Grubb, P.J. [610], Colombia 26942.000
Grubb, P.J. [588], Colombia 27023.000
Dungs, F., Brazil 32961.000
Adams, B.R. [287], Belize 42388.000
Podzorski, A.C. [17], Jamaica 44283.000
Philips, B. [126], Dominican Republic 44923.000
Harley, R.M. [27270], Brazil 54746.000
Chase, M.W. [83040] 76348.000
Harley, R.M. [22869], Bahia K000293516
Brazil K000583721 Unknown type material

First published in Enum. Syst. Pl.: 29 (1760)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Baptista, J.A.N., Bianchetti, L.B. & Pellizzaro, K.F. (2005). Orchidaceae da Reserva Ecológia do Guará, D.F., Brasil Acta Botanica Brasilica 19: 221-232.
  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
  • Chiron, G.R. & Bolsanello, R.X. (2013). Orchidées du Brésil. As orquídeas da Serra do Castelo (Espírito Santo, Brasil) 3: 1-389. Chiron.
  • 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.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Neto, L.M., Almeida, V.R. & Forzza, R.C. (2004). A família Orchidaceae na Reserva Biológica da Represa do Grama - Descoberto, Minas Gerais, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 55: 137-156.
  • Pansarin, E.R. & Pansarin, L.M. (2008). A família Orchidaceae na Serra do Japi, São Paulo, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 59: 87-98.
  • Schinini, A. (2010). Orquídeas nativas del Paraguay Rojasiana 9: 1-316.
  • Toscano de Brito, A.L.V. & Cribb, P. (2006). Orquídeas da Chapada Diamantina: 1-400. Nova Fronteira, Brazil.
  • Zappi, D.C. & al. (2003). Lista das plantas vasculares de Catoles Boletim de Botânica da Universidade de São Paulo 21(2): 345-398.
  • da Rocha Fiuza de Melo, M.M. & al. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica da Ilha do Cardoso 12: 1-289. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo, Brasil.
  • de Fraga, C.N. & Peixoto, A.L. (2004). Florística e ecologia das Orchidaceae das restingas do estado do Espírito Santo Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 55: 5-20.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

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
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • Diazgranados, M., Allkin, B., Black N., Cámara-Leret, R., Canteiro C., Carretero J., Eastwood R., Hargreaves S., Hudson A., Milliken W., Nesbitt, M., Ondo, I., Patmore, K., Pironon, S., Turner, R., Ulian, T. (2020). World Checklist of Useful Plant Species. Produced by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity.
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup
  • Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) v.10 (2021); http://mpns.kew.org/

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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  • Kew Science Photographs

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  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    ColPlantA database
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  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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