Epidendrum rigidum Jacq.

  • Filed As

    Orchidaceae
    Epidendrum rigidum Jacq.

  • Collector(s)

    S. A. Mori 21284 with C. Gracie, H. Betros, S. Hecht, J. Hecht, M. Van Etten, F. Wright, 11 Jun 1990

  • Location

    Brazil. Amazonas. Rio Negro, Anavilhanas Island, near Paraná do Açai at the Ilha de Três Bocas.

  • Habitat

    Flooded riverine forest.

  • Description

    Epiphyte, in large mats. Minute green flowers. Phenology of specimen: Flower.

  • Collection Notes

    Plants preserved in ethanol before drying

  • Identifiers

    NY Barcode: 418389

    Occurrence ID: 24bc101b-3b85-400d-9307-b85a688f9a0f

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  • Kingdom

    Plantae

  • Division

    Magnoliophyta

  • Order

    Asparagales

  • Family

    Orchidaceae

  • All Determinations

    Epidendrum rigidum Jacq. det F. W. Wright Jr., 1990

  • Region

    South America

  • Country

    Brazil

  • State/Province

    Amazonas

  • Locality

    Rio Negro, Anavilhanas Island, near Paraná do Açai at the Ilha de Três Bocas

  • Coordinates

    -2.62927, -60.8158

  • Coordinate Uncertainty (m)

    61006.8

  • Georeferencing Method

    Georeferencing Quick Reference Guide, Version 2012. Unable to locate "Ilha de Três Bocas;" georeferenced to the geographic center of Ilha das Anavilhanas (synonymous with Arquipélago de Anavilhanas). Used wikimapia website (http://wikimapia.org/#lang=en&lat=-2.723583&lon=-60.913696&z=9&m=b&v=8&tag=46520&search=arquip%C3%A9lago%20de%20Anavilhanas) to find the location of Arquipélago de Anavilhanas along Rio Negro in Amazonas, BR. Using Google Maps, located Arquipélago de Anavilhanas. Used distance measurement tool to measure total extent of Arquipélago de Anavilhanas; halved this extent to approximate the location of the geographic center of the area. Used Canadensys Lat/Long Crosshairs to find the coordinates of the geographic center. Used distance measurement tool (Google Maps) to find linear extent by measuring from the selected coordinates to the farthest extent of Arquipélago de Anavilhanas. Used linear extent as uncertainty radius.

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

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THE NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN
Plants of Brazil
No. 21284	Orchidaceae
Epidendrum rigidum
Det. F. Wright, 1990
Amazonas: Rio Negro, Anavilhanas Island, Near
Paraná do Açai at the Ilha de Très Bocas, 2o
40'S, 60°43,W. Flooded riverine forest. Plants
preserved in ETOH before drying.
Epiphyte, in large mats. Minute green flowers.
S. Mori, C. Gracie, H. Betros, S. Hecht, J.
Hecht, M. Van Etten & F. Wright 11 June 1990
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