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Epidendrum strobiliferum Rchb. f.
Big Cypress star orchid

Epidendrum strobiliferum
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden, vol. 33: p. 375, t. 136 (1946)

Family: Orchidaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Epiphyte

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: South Florida, the West Indies , Mexico, Central America and South America.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

NatureServe Global Status: Apparently Secure

State of Florida Status: Endangered

Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status: Critically Imperiled

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Critically Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Other data on Epidendrum strobiliferum available from :

Epidendrum strobiliferum has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park Present Native

Epidendrum strobiliferum has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Collier County Native
Lee County Recorded as Present in Error

Epidendrum strobiliferum has been found in the following 2 habitats :
Slough
Strand Swamp

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Epidendrum strobiliferum
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden, vol. 33: p. 375, t. 136 (1946)