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Here occurred the only Epiphyte observed during the expedition.

One is purely an epiphyte, growing attached to a tree like many of the orchids.

Tropic DaysE. J. Banfield

The same difficulty may have existed in the case of the herbaceous Miadesmia, if, as Miss Benson conjectures, it was an epiphyte.

Darwin and Modern ScienceA.C. Seward and Others

Epiphyte, a plant growing on another plant, but not nourished by it, 36.

Aërides, Saccolabiums, and Vandas seem to be exceptions, as they represent the highest development of the epiphyte.

OrchidsJames O'Brien

This epiphyte, too, is very different in structure from wheat-rust.

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