Palm

GROUP Magnoliae SUBGROUP Propinquum

Characterized by a sympodial, bush-like habit with thin stems carrying subcoriaceous leaves and blooms on a racemose, few flowered inflroescence with mostly yellow to pale green flowers sometimes marked with purple.

  1. Epidendrum chimalapense Hagsater & Salazar 1999 Mexico USA Mexico

  2. Epidendrum lignosum Lex. 1825 Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua

  3. Epidendrum liparidoglossum L.O.Williams 1968

  4. Epidendrum magnoliae Muhl. 1813 USA Mexico

  5. Epidendrum propinquum A. Rich. & Galeotti 1845 Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador

  6. Epidendrum skutchii Ames, F.T.Hubb. & C.Schweinf. 1936 Mexico, Guatemala

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum 1 Plate 028 Hagsater & Sanchez 1990 see Recognition; Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 324 Hagsater & Sanchez 1999 see Recognition; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 5&6 Plate 579 Hagsater & Sanchez 2002 see Recognition; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 11 Plate 1138 Hagsater & Sanchez 2008 see Recognition; Icones Orchidacearum 13 Plate 1384 Hagsater & Salazar 2010 see recognition section

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