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This featured collection is comprised of approximately 2000 collections (isotypes and holotypes).

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Family Taxon Kind of Type Country Primary Coll Last Namesort icon Number Publication
Orchidaceae Stelis cauda equina Luer & R. V Holotype Bolivia Luer 4992 Phytologia 49(3): 225. 1981.
Gesneriaceae Columnea dielsii Mansf. Neotype Ecuador Luer 2663 Biblioth. Bot. 116: 145. 1937; neotypified by H. Wiehler in: Selbyana 5: 381. 1981.
Orchidaceae Myoxanthus antenifera Luer & Hirtz Isotype Ecuador Luer 14035 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 44: 18. 1992.
Orchidaceae Stelis veraguasensis Luer Holotype Panama Luer 1235 Selbyana 22(2): 126. 2001.
Orchidaceae Brachionidium ephemerum Luer & Hirtz Isotype Ecuador Luer 13866 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 57: 46. 1995.
Orchidaceae Dryadella cuspidata Luer & Hirtz Isotype Ecuador Luer 13977 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 76: 160. 1999.
Orchidaceae Kreodanthus myrmex Ormerod Holotype Colombia Luer 3145 Harvard Pap. Bot. 9(2): 394. 2005
Orchidaceae Stelis ferax Luer & Hirtz Isotype Ecuador Luer 15084 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 88: 46. 2002.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes deliciasensis Luer & R. Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 8473 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Lepanthes tortilis Luer & Hirtz Isotype Ecuador Luer 12445 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 61(3): 170, f. 242. 1996.
Orchidaceae Stelis thamiostachya Luer & Endara Holotype Ecuador Luer 7030 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 12: 53. 2007.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis pyxos Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 3047 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis pyxos Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 3047 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis hirtzii Luer Holotype Colombia Luer 4618 Phytologia 47(2): 76. 1980.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis hirtzii Luer Holotype Colombia Luer 4618 Phytologia 47(2): 76. 1980.
Orchidaceae Stelis anolis Luer Holotype Ecuador Luer 629 Selbyana 5(2): 190. 1979.
Orchidaceae Stelis anolis Luer Holotype Ecuador Luer 629 Selbyana 5(2): 190. 1979.
Bromeliaceae Streptocalyx lugoi Gilmartin & H. Luther Holo- & Isotype Ecuador Lugo 308 J. Bromeliad Soc. 40(5): 208. 1990.
Gesneriaceae Columnea capillosa L.P. Kvist & L.E. Skog Isotype Ecuador Lugo S. 1158 Allertonia 6(5): 349. 1993.
Orchidaceae Epidendrum lutheri H Holotype Panama Luther 1059 Icones Orchidacearum 2: pl. 154. 1993.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia kressii H. Luther Holotype Panama Luther 1131 J. Bromeliad Soc. 37(5): 213. 1987.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia lymansmithiana H. Luther Holotype Panama Luther 1099 J. Bromeliad Soc. 37(5): 212. 1987.
Bromeliaceae Streptocalyx pallidus H. Luther Holotype Ecuador Luther s.n. J. Bromeliad Soc. 30(6): 256. 1980.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia abbreviata H. Luther Holotype Colombia Luther 333 Phytologia 46(7): 419. 1980.
Bromeliaceae Guzmania testudinis L.B. Sm. & Read var. splendida H. Luther Holotype Ecuador Luther 1228 J. Bromeliad Soc. 42: 243. 1992.
Bromeliaceae Guzmania breviscapa H. Luther Isotype Colombia Luther s.n. Selbyana 19(2): 220. 1998 [1999].
Bromeliaceae Guzmania kentii H. Luther Holotype Ecuador Luther s.n. Phytologia 74(6): 449. 1993.
Bromeliaceae Guzmania musaica (Linden & Andr?) Mez var. rosea H. Luther Holotype Panama Luther 1094 Selbyana 11: 56. 1989.
Bromeliaceae Guzmania rauhiana H. Luther Holotype Ecuador Luther 1150 J. Bromeliad Soc. 38(3): 104. 1988.
Bromeliaceae Guzmania scandens H. Luther & W.J. Kress Holotype Costa Rica Luther 2816 Brittonia 48(1): 93. 1996.