GROUP Amblostoma SUBGROUP Amblostomioides

Characterized by the caespitose habit, the thinly fusiform stems carrying narrow, apically bilobed, subcoriaceous leaves distributed towards the apical half of the stem that blooms on an often large, apical, erect, paniculate infloresence carrying greenish yellow to white flowers with a 3 lobed lip and with the ovaries and sepals usually dorsally pubescent

  1. Epidendrum amblostomoides Hoehne 1938 Brazil

  2. Epidendrum ancirotylosum Hágsater & E.Santiago 2004 Peru

  3. Epidendrum caurense Carnevali & G.A.Romero 1992 Venezuela

  4. Epidendrum chiguindense Hagsater & Dodson

  5. Epidendrum elephantinum Hágsater 2004 Panama

  6. Epidendrum eriksenii Hágsater & Dodson 1993Ecuador

  7. Epidendrum gabenense Hagsater & Santiago 2010 Peru

  8. Epidendrum hartii Rolfe 1894 Trinidad, Venezuela, Brazil, Ecuador

  9. Epidendrum heringeri Hágsater 2001 Brazil

  10. Epidendrum isis Hagsater & Dodson 2004 Ecuador

  11. Epidendrum lanipes Lindl. 1853 Ecuador Peru

  12. Epidendrum macrum Dressler 1967 Ecuador and Peru

  13. Epidendrum opiranthizon Hágsater & Dodson 1993 Ecuador

  14. Epidendrum pubiflorum C.Schweinf.1943 Peru

  15. Epidendrum purum Lindl. 1844 Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia

  16. Epidendrum subpurum Rchb.f. 1854 Trinidad & Tobago, Venezuela, Brazil and Ecuador

  17. Epidendrum tridactylum Lindl. 1838 Mexico, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil and Bolivia

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum Peruviarum Plate 055 Bennett & Christenson 1993; Icones Orchidacearum 2 Plate 132 Hagsater & Salazar 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 2 Plate 149 Hagsater 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 444 Hagsater & Salazar 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 704 Hagsater & Sanchez & Garcia-Cruz 2004; Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 734 Hagsater & Sanchez & Garcia-Cruz 2004; Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 749 Hagsater & Sanchez & Garcia-Cruz 2004; Icones Orchidacearum 8 Plate 863 Hagsater & Sanchez & Garcia-Cruz 2006; Icones Orchidacearum 13 Plate 1333 Hagsater 2010 see recognitionm section

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