GROUP Macrostachyum SUBGROUP Macrostachyum

Characterized by the erect, branching, cane-like stems giving rise to an erect to arching, many flowered inflorescence without a spathe the very fleshy lip that is folded and embracing the column and a pubescent to papillose nectary in front of the stigmatic cavity

  1. Epidendrum ariasii Hágsater & Dodson 2004 Ecuador

  2. Epidendrum bangii Rolfe 1907 Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia

  3. Epidendrum caveroi D.E.Benn. & Christenson 1998 Peru

  4. Epidendrum coordinatum Rchb.f. 1876 Colombia

  5. Epidendrum dermatanthum Kraenzl. 1905 Ecuador Peru

  6. Epidendrum grammipetalostachyum Hágsater et E.Santiago 2013 Colombia

  7. Epidendrum humeadorense Hágsater & Dodson 1999 Ecuador

  8. Epidendrum indanzense Hágsater & Dodson 1993 Ecuador

  9. Epidendrum microcarpum Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador

  10. Epidendrum obovatipetalum Hágsater & Dodson 1993 Ecuador

  11. Epidendrum orthophyllum Hágsater & Dodson 1993 Ecuador

  12. Epidendrum oxycalyx Hágsater & Dodson 1993 Colombia Ecuador Peru

  13. Epidendrum pachyneuron Schltr.1920 Colombia

  14. Epidendrum palaciosii Hágsater & Dodson 1993 Ecuador

  15. Epidendrum platybracteatum Hagsater Colombia

  16. Epidendrum platystachyum Hagsater 2004 Colombia

  17. Epidendrum polyanthostachyum Hagsater, Santiago and Garcia Ramirez 2013 Colombia

  18. Epidendrum probosantherum Hagsater 2010 Peru

  19. Epidendrum trullichilum Hágsater & Dodson 1999 Ecuador

  20. Epidendrum xylostachyum Lindl. 1845 Colombia, Ecuador Peru

GROUP Macrostachyum SUBGROUP Aquaticum

  1. Epidendrum alsum Ridl.1886 Venezuela and Guyana

  2. Epidendrum aquaticum Lindl. 1843 Brazil

  3. Epidendrum bractiacuminatum Hágsater & Dodson 1999 Costa Rica

  4. Epidendrum campylorhachis Hágsater & Dodson 2004 Ecuador

  5. Epidendrum carnosiflorum C.Schweinf. 1943

  6. Epidendrum durum Lindl. 1841

  7. Epidendrum lindae Hágsater & Dodson 1999 Colombia, Ecuador and Peru

  8. Epidendrum lindamazonicum Hagsater & Calatyud 2010

  9. Epidendrum microrigidiflorum Hágsater 2006 Costa Rica Panama

  10. Epidendrum rigidiflorum Schltr. 1923 Costa Rica, Panama, Venezuela and Colombia

  11. Epidendrum rugulosum Schltr. 1920 Colombia, Ecuador and Peru

  12. Epidendrum stenocalymmum Hagsater & Dodson 2004 Peru

  13. Epidendrum witherspooniorum Hágsater & Dressler 2004 Panama

GROUP Macrostachyum SUBGROUP Stenophyton

  1. Epidendrum dendrobioides Thunb. 1818 The Leewards, the Windwards, Guyana, Venezuela and Brazil

  2. Epidendrum gramineum Lindl.1831 Ecuador Peru

  3. Epidendrum imthurnii Ridl. 1886Venezuela, Guyana, Fr. Guiana and Amazonian Brazil

  4. Epidendrum montigenum Ridl. ex Oliv. 1887

  5. Epidendrum pseudogramineum D.E.Benn. & Christenson 2001 Peru

  6. Epidendrum stenophyton Schltr. 1921 Ecuador Peru

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 532 Dodson 1984 see observations; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 920 Dodson 1984 see observations; Icones Orchidacearum Peruvianum Plate 238 Bennett & Christenson 1995; Icones Orchidacearum Peruvianum Plate 243 Bennett & Christenson 1995; Icones Orchidacearum 2 Plate 147 Hagsater & Sanchez 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 2 Plate 163 Hagsater & Sanchez 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 2 Plate 168 Hagsater & Sanchez 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 2 Plate 169 Hagsater & Sanchez 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 2 Plate 171 Hagsater & Sanchez 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 345 Hagsater & Sanchez 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 389 Hagsater & Sanchez 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 458 Hagsater & Sanchez 1993 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Peruviarum Plate 454 Bennett & Chrstenson 1998; Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 707 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004; Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 717 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 776 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 790 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 7 Plate 798 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 8 Plate 853 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 8 Plate 875 Hagsater & Sanchez 2004 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 11 Plate 1174 Hagsater & Sanchez 2008 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 13 Plate 1342 Hagsater 2010 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 13 Plate 1348 Hagsater 2010 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 13 Plate 1349 Hagsater 2010 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 13 Plate 1378 Hagsater 2010 see recognition section