Epidendrum xelidorimarachinii Hágsater & E.Santiago

, Icon. Orchid. 17(1): t. 1756 (2019).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Icones Orchidacearum. Mexico City
17(1): t. 1756
Date of Publication
21 Oct 2019
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
Luis Ocupa Horna & Edwal Adelmo Rimarachin Mena 202
Cajamarca: Provincia San Ignacio; Distrito San José de Lourdes; cerca del Crucero, caserío Villa Rica, 1650 m
Collection Date
10 Jun 2018
Type Herbaria
holotype HUT
Distribution Of Types
Peru (Western South America, Southern America)


The specific epithet is from the Greek χελιδον, a swallow, and Rimarachin, in reference to the resemblance between the mid-lobe of the lip (when spread) to the tail of the Barn Swallow; and Edwal Adelmo Rimarachin Mena (1995- ), of San José de Lourdes, Cajamarca, Peru.