Epidendrum medusae

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Epidendrum medusae


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 medusae


Epidendrum medusae (Rchb.f.) Pfitzer in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl (eds.), Nat. Pflanzenfam. 2(6): 145 (1889)


  • Basionym
    • Nanodes medusae Rchb.f., Ann. Gén. Hort. 17: 78 (1867)
  • Homotypic
    • Neolehmannia medusae (Rchb.f.) Garay, Orchid Digest 41: 22 (1977)


Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Western South America
      • Ecuador.

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

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