Epidendrum laterinocturnum Hágsater 2004 GROUP Nocturnum TYPE Drawing by Lopez and The AMO Herbaria Website

Part Shade Hot

Common Name The Lateral Inflorescence E nocturnum Epidendrum

Flower Size 3.2” [8 cm]

Found in the Pacific lowlands of Narino Colombia at elevations around 150 meters as a medium sized, hot growing epiphyte with terete below, ancipitous above, thin stems carrying 8 all along the apical 2/3’s of the stem, elliptic, narrowly bilobed, about 6 times longer than wide leaves that blooms on a terminal and lateral, distichous, at least the apical pluriracemose, occuring over several years, successively single, several flowered inflorescence with much shorter than the ovary, triangular, acute, clasping floral bracts and carrying resupinate flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 752 Hagsater 2004 drawing fide; Orquideas, Tesoro de Colombia Vol 2 Ortiz & Uribe 2017 dawingfide