GROUP Psilanthermum

Characterized by the fusiform pseudobulbs, racemose to paniculate inflorescence usually arising from an aborted pseudobulb carrying attractive flowers with a 4 lobed lip with divaricate, oblong lobes and yellowish dotted reddish purple

  1. Epidendrum leeanum [Rchb.f] Hagsater 2008 Colombia

  2. Epidendrum stamfordianum Bateman 1856 Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia and Venezuela

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 738 Hamer 1982; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 1434 Atwood 1992; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 11 Plate 1137 Hagsater & Sanchez 2008 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum Vol 11 Plate 1182 Hagsater & Sanchez 2008 see recognition section;

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