Epidendrum falcatum

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Epidendrum falcatum


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Epidendreae
Subtribus: Laeliinae
Genus: Epidendrum
Species: Epidendrum falcatum


Epidendrum falcatum Lindl., Ann. Nat. Hist. 4: 382. (1840)


  • Homotypic
    • Epidendrum parkinsonianum var. falcatum (Lindl.) Ames & C.Schweinf., Bot. Mus. Leafl. 1: 74 (1935)
    • Coilostylis falcata (Lindl.) Withner & P.A.Harding, Cattleyas & Relatives: Debatable Epidendrums: 143 (2004)
  • Heterotypic
    • Epidendrum lactiflorum A.Rich. & Galeotti, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3, 3: 22 (1845)


Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest.
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Central America
      • Honduras.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDGW – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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