GROUP Megagastrium SUBGROUP Megagastrium

Characterized by the sympodial habit, with new stems arising from the middle node of the previous one, a prominent round to ovate spathe, few non-resupinate flowers and a papillate, excavated disc of the lip

  1. Epidendrum amplexigastrium Hágsater & Dodson 1999 Colombia Ecuador

  2. Epidendrum bianthogastrium Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Colombia Ecuador

  3. Epidendrum cajamarcae Schltr. 1921 Peru

  4. Epidendrum cleistogastrium Hágsater & Dodson 2001Ecuador

  5. Epidendrum cuencanum Schltr. 1921 Ecuador

  6. Epidendrum geminiflorum Kunth 1816 Surinam, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru

  7. Epidendrum maderoi Schltr. 1920 Colombia

  8. Epidendrum marsupiale F.Lehm. & Kraenzl. 1899 Ecuador

  9. Epidendrum megagastrium Lindl. 1853 Ecuador Peru

  10. Epidendrum minutidentatum C.Schweinf. 1943 Peru

  11. Epidendrum otuzcense Hágsater & E.Santiago 2009 Peru

  12. Epidendrum philocremnum Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador

  13. Epidendrum polyanthogastrium Hágsater & Dodson 1999 Ecuador

  14. Epidendrum quisayanum Schltr. 1916 Ecuador

  15. Epidendrum rotundifolium Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador Peru

    Epidendrum sp. 20 Group Megagastrium? Sent in as E polyanthogastrium

  16. Epidendrum stevensonii Hágsater & Dodson 2001 Ecuador

  17. Epidendrum urraoense Hágsater 1999 Colombia

GROUP Megalogastrium SUBGROUP Geminiflorum

  1. Epidendrum escobarianum Garay 1967 Colombia

  2. Epidendrum posadarum Hágsater 2001 Colombia

  3. Epidendrum stanhopeanum Kraenzl. 1897 Colombia

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 080 Dodson 1980; Icones Orchidacearum Peruviarum Plate 050 Bennett & Christenson 1999 see Comments; Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 304 Hagsater & Salazar 1999 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 373 Hagsater & Salazar 1999 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 394 Hagsater & Salazar 1999 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 417 Hagsater & Salazar 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 424 Hagsater & Salazar 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 470 Hagsater & Salazar 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 482 Hagsater & Salazar 2001 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 488 Hagsater & Salazar 2001 see recognition section;