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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 Masdevallia andreettaeana Luer Holotype Ecuador Andreetta 1777 Selbyana 5(3,4): 390. 1981.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria hirtzii Dodson & Andreetta Holotype Ecuador Andreetta 301 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 455. 1982.
Bromeliaceae Aechmea andersonii H. Luther & Leme Isotype Brazil Anderson s.n. J. Bromeliad Soc. 48: 127. 1998.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia ancuashii L.B. Sm. & Read Isotype Peru Ancuash 519 Phytologia 41(5): 330.1979.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia alversonii L.B. Sm. & Read Isotype Colombia Alverson 250 Phytologia 52(1): 51. 1982.
Orchidaceae Macroclinium allenorum Dressler & Pupulin Isotype Costa Rica Allen 5244 Lindleyana 11(1): 34. 1996.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia borucana Allen Isotype Costa Rica Allen 5361 Ceiba 3: 147. 1952.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria suaveolens Barringer Isotype Costa Rica Allen 5323 Brittonia 37(1): 44. 1985.
Orchidaceae Cryptophoranthus lepidotus L.O. Wms. Isotype Panama Allen 2718 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 29: 340. 1942.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia allenii L.O. Wms. Isotype Panama Allen 1230 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 27: 273. 1940.
Orchidaceae Oncidium allenii Dressler Isotype Panama Allen 2938 Selbyana 22(1): 9. 2001.
Myrtaceae Calyptranthes ishoaquinicca M.L. Kawasaki & B. Holst Isotype Ecuador Aguinda 1345 Sida 21(4): 1957. 2005.
Orchidaceae Cranichis ricartii Ackerman Holotype Puerto Rico Ackerman 2418 Lindleyana 4(1): 43. 1989
Orchidaceae Chaubardiella pubescens Ackerman Holotype Colombia Ackerman 1379 Selbyana 5(3,4): 297. 1981.
Orchidaceae Leochilus puertoricensis M.W. Chase Isotype Puerto Rico Ackerman 2139 Syst. Bot. 11(1): 242. 1986.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria cryptobulbon Carnevali & J.T. Atwood Holotype Ecuador Ackerman 1041 Novon 1: 159. 1991.
Orchidaceae Chondrorhyncha caudata Ackerman Holotype Ecuador Ackerman 1259 Selbyana 5(3,4): 299. 1981.