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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to Trinidad and S. Tropical America.
Epidendrum flexuosum 

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 50 - 1000 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba, epífita, mirmecófila
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

Epidendrum flexuosum G.Mey. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2012 Argent, G.C.G. [6642], Mato Grosso K000878068
Jan 1, 2012 Prance, G.T. [5549], Rondônia K000878069
Jan 1, 2012 Prance, G.T. [5549], Rondônia K000878067
Jan 1, 2012 Argent, G.C.G. [6641], Mato Grosso K000878071
Jan 1, 2012 Calderón, C.E. [2656], Amazonas K000878070
Mar 21, 1978 Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444884
Oct 1, 1946 Peru, Panama Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444885
Jan 1, 1931 Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444878
Jan 1, 1923 Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444881
Jan 1, 1906 Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444883
Epidendrum imantophyllum 19716.000
Philcox, D. [8306], Trinidad & Tobago Epidendrum imantophyllum 40222.000
Adams, B.R. [K37], Belize Epidendrum imantophyllum 45771.000
Parker [s.n.], Guyana Epidendrum imantophyllum K000583722 Unknown type material
Guyana Epidendrum imantophyllum K000583724
Powell, C.W. [138], Panama Epidendrum imantophyllum K000583830 syntype
Guyana Epidendrum imantophyllum K000583723
Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444874
Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444875
Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444876
Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444877
Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444879
Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444880
Panama, Br. Honduras, Colombia Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444882
Peru, Panama Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444886
Peru, Panama Epidendrum imantophyllum K001444887

First published in Prim. Fl. Esseq.: 260 (1818)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 3: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
  • Kolanowska, M., Hágsater, E., Szlachetko, D.L., Santiago Aala, E. & Sánchez, Saldaña, L. (2014). Orchids of the department of Valle del Cauca (Colombia) 2: 1-393. Koeltz Scientific Books.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Noguera-Savelli, E. & Cetzal-Ix, W. (2014). Revisión e integración del conocimiento de las Orchidaceae de Tabasco, México Botanical Sciences 92: 519-540.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

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Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001444874
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