GROUP Alberti SUBBGROUP Alberti

Characterized by the caespitose habit, with numerous green to purple colored leaves, the laterally flattened stems with apical, and lateral inflorescence, the apical one with an anciptitose peduncle terminating in a conduplicate, spathaceous bract somewhat larger but similar to the floral bracts, and one to several racemes of imbricating, conduplicate, rounded, bracts which produce flowers one at a time

  1. Epidendrum alberti Schltr. 1923 Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia and Ecuador

  2. Epidendrum brachypodum Hágsater 2004 Colombia

  3. Epidendrum chuspipatense Hágsater & R.Vásquez 2004 western Bolivia

  4. Epidendrum cuatrecasasii Garay 1956 Colombia

  5. Epidendrum dalessandroi Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador

  6. Epidendrum ingrabrachyphyllum Hágsater & E.Santiago 2013 Colombia and Ecuador

  7. Epidendrum notabile Schltr. 1923

  8. Epidendrum phyllocharis Rchb.f. 1878 Costa Rica Panama Ecuador

GROUP Alberti SUBGROUP Allenii

Characterized by the sympodial habit with laterally compressed to ancipitous to fusiform-thickened stems giving rise to both terminal and lateral, racemose, distichous inflorescence with more or less imbricating bracts and carrying a single successive flower.

  1. Epidendrum adnatum Ames & C.Schweinf. 1925 Costa Rica Ecuador

  2. Epidendrum allenii L.O.Williams 1941

  3. Epidendrum aristatum Ackerman & Montalvo 1986 Colombia Ecuador

  4. Epidendrum churunense Garay & Dunst. 1965 Venezuela

  5. Epidendrum corymborkiphyllum Hágsater & E.Santiago 2016 Colombia

  6. Epidendrum cuatrecasasii Garay 1956 Colombia

  7. Epidendrum dactyloclinium Hagsater & Dodson

  8. Epidendrum dalessandroi Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador

  9. Epidendrum gentryi Dodson 1982 Ecuador

  10. Epidendrum glossoclinium Hágsater & Dodson 2007 Colombia Ecuador

  11. Epidendrum grayumii Hágsater & E.Santiago 2009 Costa Rica

  12. Epidendrum hexagonum Hágsater & Dodson 1993 Ecuador

  13. Epidendrum ingramii Hágsater & García-Cruz 1999 Costa Rica

  14. Epidendrum jefeallenii Hágsater & García-Cruzm 1999

  15. Epidendrum lagenomorphum Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Colombia Ecuador

    Epidendrum lankesteri Ames 1923 Costa Rica

  16. Epidendrum macrophysum Hágsater, O.Pérez & E.Santiago 2013 Colombia

  17. Epidendrum maduroi Hágsater & García-Cruz 1999 Costa Rica Panama

  18. Epidendrum nematopetalum Hagsater & Dodson

  19. Epidendrum notabile Schltr. 1923 Costa Rica Panama

  20. < A href="epipanamense.htm"> Epidendrum panamense Schltr. 1913 Panama Ecuador

  21. Epidendrum pseudolankesteri Carnevali & G.A.Romero 2000 Venezuela

  22. Epidendrum pterocaulum Hágsater & E.Santiago 2009 Costa Rica

  23. Epidendrum transversovatum Hagsater & Dodson

  24. Epidendrum tropidioides Garay 1978 Colombia Ecuador

GROUP Alberti SUBGROUP Convergens

Charachterized by a 3 lobed lip and 8 pollina

  • Epidendrum convergens Garay & Dunst. 1965 northern Venezuela

  • Epidendrum nora-mesae Hágsater & O.Pérez 2010 Colombia

  • Epidendrum peristerium Hágsater & E.Santiago 2010 Colombia

    GROUP Alberti SUBGROUP Ellpsophyllum

  • Epidendrum ellipsophyllum L.O.Williams 1941 Panama Ecuador?

  • Epidendrum hygrohylephilum Hágsater & E.Santiago 2004 Colombia

  • Epidendrum salpianthum Hagsater & Dressler

    GROUP Alberti SUBGROUP Physinga

    1. Epidendrum aristatum Ackerman & Montalvo 1986 Ecuador

    2. Epidendrum dactyloclinium Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador

    3. Epidendrum nematopetalum Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador

    4. Epidendrum puyoense Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador

    5. Epidendrum transversellipticum Hágsater 2001 Panama

    6. Epidendrum transversovatum Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador

    References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 373 Dodson 1980; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 728 Dodson 1982; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 1319 Atwood 1989; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 2 Dodson 2002; Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 338 Hagsater & Sanchez 1999 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 339 Hagsater & Sanchez 1999 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 352 Hagsater & Sanchez 1999 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 432 Hagsater & Sanchez 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 433 Hagsater & Sanchez 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 451 Hagsater & Sanchez 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 464 Hagsater & Sanchez 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 478 Hagsater & Sanchez 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 492 Hagsater & Sanchez 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 493 Hagsater & Sanchez 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 7 Plate 715 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 7 Plate 724 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 7 Plate 741 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 7 Plate 746 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 8 Plate 824 Hagsater & Sanchez 2006 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 9 Plate 901 Hagsater & Sanchez 2007 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 9 Plate 903 Hagsater 2007; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 9 Plate 905 Hagsater & Sanchez 2007 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 9 Plate 930 Hagsater & Sanchez 2007 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 9 Plate 941 Hagsater & Sanchez 2007 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 9 Plate 952 Hagsater & Sanchez 2007 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 9 Plate 965 Hagsater & Sanchez 2007 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 9 Plate 971 Hagsater & Sanchez 2007 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 9 Plate 973 Hagsater & Sanchez 2007 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 11 Plate 1192 Hagsater & Sanchez 2008 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Part 12 Plate 1250 Hagsater 2009 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Part 12 Plate 1251 Hagsater 2009 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Part 12 Plate 1256 Hagsater 2009 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Part 13 Plate 1362 Hagsater 2010 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Part 13 Plate 1369 Hagsater 2010 see recognition section

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