Epidendrum zipaquiranum Schltr.

First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 7: 151 (1920)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Colombia to Venezuela. It is a perennial and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s). It is used as an ornamental plant and has environmental uses.

Descriptions

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Morphology General Habit
Herb.
Distribution
Native from Colombia.
Conservation
Not Evaluated.
Ecology
Alt. 3000 - 3500 m.
[UPB]

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. 3000 - 3500 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada
[CPLC]

Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 3000–3500 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Arauca, Boyacá, Cundinamarca, Meta, Norte de Santander, Putumayo, Santander.
Habit
Herb.
Conservation
Listed in Appendix II of CITES.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.
[UPFC]

Uses

Use Environmental Ornamentals
Live plant (in situ) - Ornamental, grown for flowers (Galvis & Morales 2010).
[UPB]

Use Environmental
Environmental uses.
[UPFC]

Common Names

Spanish
Orquídea.

Sources

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

    • ColPlantA database
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • World Checklist of Vascular plants (WCVP)

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0