Oxystophyllum carnosum, copyright Gerard Chartier.

Belongs within: Epidendroideae.

The Eriinae are a group of orchids bearing flowers with a hinged, motile lip and a usually short, massive column with a prominent column foot.

|  i. s.: Epiblastus A86
|         Mediocalcar A86
|         Porpax A86
|         Sarcostoma A86
|         Stolzia A86
|–Eria C03
|    |–E. alba SS72
|    |–E. andamanica DAC05
|    |–E. annulata P03
|    |–E. bractescens DAC05
|    |    |–E. b. var. bractescens DAC05
|    |    `–E. b. var. kurzii DAC05
|    |–E. (sect. Conchidium) extinctoria (Lindley) Oliv. 1871 [=Dendrobium extinctorium Lindley 1836] DAC05
|    |–E. javanica C03
|    |–E. oblitterata P03
|    |–E. retusa P03
|    `–E. verruculosa P03
`–+–Bryobium pubescens C03
`–Oxystophyllum Blume 1825 (see below for synonymy) C03
|–*O. rigidum Blume 1825 (see below for synonymy) C03
|–O. acanthium (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium acanthium Schlechter 1912] C03
|–O. ambotiense (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium ambotiense Smith 1928] C03
|–O. araneum (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium araneum Smith 1913] C03
|–O. atropurpureum Blume 1858 [=Dendrobium atropurpureum (Blume) Miquel 1855] C03
|–O. atrorubens (Ridl.) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium atrorubens Ridl. 1896] C03
|–O. bipulvinatum (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium bipulvinatum Smith 1913] C03
|–O. buruense (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium excavatum var. buruense Smith 1928] C03
|–O. capitellatum Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium capitellatum Kraenzlin in Engl. 1910 non Smith 1906] C03
|–O. carnosum Blume 1825 (see below for synonymy) C03
|–O. changjiangense (Cheng & Tang) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium changjiangense Cheng & Tang 1980] C03
|–O. cultratum (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium cultratum Schlechter 1911] C03
|–O. cuneatipetalum (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium cuneatipetalum Smith 1927] C03
|–O. deliense (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium deliense Schlechter 1912] C03
|–O. elmeri (Ames) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium elmeri Ames 1912] C03
|–O. excavatum Blume 1825 [=Dendrobium excavatum (Blume) Miquel 1855] C03
|–O. floridanum (Guillaumin) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium floridanum Guillaumin 1965] C03
|–O. govidjoae (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium govidjoae Schlechter 1912] C03
|–O. hagerupii (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium hagerupii Smith 1922] C03
|–O. helvolum (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium helvolum Smith 1912] C03
|–O. hypodon (Schlechter) Clements 2003 (see below for synonymy) C03
|–O. kaudernii (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium kaudernii Smith 1927] C03
|–O. lepoense (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium lepoense Schlechter 1911] C03
|–O. lockhartioides (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium lockhartioides Schlechter 1910] C03
|–O. longipecten (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium longipecten Smith 1928] C03
|–O. minutigibbum (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium minutigibbum Smith 1914] C03
|–O. moluccense (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium moluccense Smith 1914] C03
|–O. nitidiflorum (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium nitidiflorum Smith 1913] C03
|–O. oblongum (Ames & Schweinfurth) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium oblongum Ames & Schweinfurth 1920] C03
|–O. oligadenium (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium oligadenium Schlechter 1910] C03
|–O. paniferum (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium paniferum Smith 1914] C03
|–O. sinuatum (Lindley) Clements 2003 [=Aporum sinuatum Lindley 1841, Dendrobium sinuatum] C03
|–O. speculigerum (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium speculigerum Schlechter 1910] C03
|–O. subsessile (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium subsessile Schlechter 1912] C03
|–O. torricellianum (Kraenzlin) Clements 2003 (see below for synonymy) C03
|–O. tropidoneuron (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium tropidoneuron Schlechter 1911] C03
|–O. tumoriferum (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium tumoriferum Smith 1910] C03
`–O. validipecten (Smith) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium validipecten Smith 1928] C03

Oxystophyllum Blume 1825 [=Aporum sect. Oxystophyllum (Blume) Brieger 1981, Dendrobium sect. Oxystophyllum (Blume) Miq. 1855] C03

Oxystophyllum carnosum Blume 1825 [=Dendrobium carnosum (Blume) Reichenb. in Walpers 1861 nec Presl. 1827 nec Teijsm. & Binn. 1853] C03

Oxystophyllum hypodon (Schlechter) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium hypodon Schlechter 1910, Aporum hypodon (Schlechter) Rauschert 1983] C03

*Oxystophyllum rigidum Blume 1825 [=Dendrobium rigidum (Blume) Miquel 1859 nec Brown 1810 nec Lindley 1830, Aporum rigidum (Blume) Brieger 1981] C03

Oxystophyllum torricellianum (Kraenzlin) Clements 2003 [=Dendrobium torricellianum Kraenzlin in Engl. 1910, Aporum torricellianum (Kraenzlin) Rauschert 1983; incl. D. atrorubens Schlechter in Schumann & Lauterb. 1905 non Ridl. 1896, D. simile Schlechter 1906 non Schlechter 1905] C03

*Type species of generic name indicated


[A86] Atwood, J. T. 1986. The size of the Orchidaceae and the systematic distribution of epiphytic orchids. Selbyana 9: 171–186.

[C03] Clements, M. A. 2003. Molecular phylogenetic systematics in the Dendrobiinae (Orchidaceae), with emphasis on Dendrobium section Pedilonum. Telopea 10 (1): 247–298.

[DAC05] Diwakar, P. G., D. K. Agrawala & H. J. Chowdhery. 2005. Eria extinctoria (Lindl.) Oliv. (Orchidaceae)—a new record for India from Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Bulletin of the Botanical Survey of India 47: 197–200.

[P03] Partomihardjo, T. 2003. Colonisation of orchids on the Krakatau Islands. Telopea 10 (1): 299–310.

[SS72] Singh, V., & H. Singh. 1972. A contribution to the flora of Gangolihat block in Pithoragarh District. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 69 (2): 352–368.

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