Note. This genus is often incorrectly written as Schlimmia, however it honours the Belgian botanist Louis Joseph Schlim and the author later corrected the name.
As of June 2014, the following species are recognized:Schlimia alpina Rchb.f. & Warsz. - Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador Schlimia condorana Dodson - Ecuador Schlimia garayana H.R.Sweet - Ecuador Schlimia jasminodora Planch. & Linden - Colombia, Costa Rica Schlimia jennyana Lückel - Peru Schlimia pandurata Schltr. - Colombia Schlimia stevensonii Dodson - Ecuador