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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 Countrysort icon Primary Coll Last Name Number Publication
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia rojasii H. Luther Holotype Peru Rojas 752 Selbyana 28(1): 8. 2007.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia oxapampae H. Luther Holotype Peru Rojas 2218 Selbyana 28(1): 8. 2007.
Bromeliaceae Guzmania gracilis H. Luther Holotype Peru V 29697 Selbyana 28(1): 5. 2007.
Bromeliaceae Racinaea macrantha H. Luther Holotype Peru Monteagudo 7069 Selbyana 28(1): 10. 2007.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia laxissima Mez var. moorei H. Luther Holotype Peru Moore s.n. Selbyana 20(1): 13. 1999.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia laxissima Mez var. moorei H. Luther Holotype Peru Moore s.n. Selbyana 20(1): 13. 1999.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia smithiorum H. Luther Holotype Peru Smith s.n. J. Bromeliad Soc. 41(3): 99. 1991.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia smithiorum H. Luther Holotype Peru Smith s.n. J. Bromeliad Soc. 41(3): 99. 1991.
Bromeliaceae Pepinia neglecta H. Luther Holotype Peru Luther s.n. Phytologia 74(6): 456. 1993.
Bromeliaceae Pepinia neglecta H. Luther Holotype Peru Luther s.n. Phytologia 74(6): 456. 1993.
Bromeliaceae Fosterella robertreadii Ibisch & J. Peters Holotype Peru Peters JP6.0131 Selbyana 29(2): 192. 2008.
Myrtaceae Calyptranthes carinata B. Holst & M.L. Kawasaki Isotype Peru D 2744 Harvard Pap. Bot. 14(1): 3. 2009.
Myrtaceae Calyptranthes manuensis B. Holst & M.L. Kawasaki Isotype Peru Foster 5501 Sida 22(2): 931. 2006.
Orchidaceae Dendrochilum javieriense Magrath, Bulmer & Shafer Isotype Philippines Magrath 17372 Lindleyana 4(3): 135. 1989.
Orchidaceae Ceratostylis incognita J.T. Atwood & J. Beckner Holotype Philippines Lee s.n. Selbyana 19(2): 265. 1998 [1999].
Orchidaceae Cranichis ricartii Ackerman Holotype Puerto Rico Ackerman 2418 Lindleyana 4(1): 43. 1989
Orchidaceae Leochilus puertoricensis M.W. Chase Isotype Puerto Rico Ackerman 2139 Syst. Bot. 11(1): 242. 1986.
Bromeliaceae Caraguata macrostachya Bello Isoneotype Puerto Rico Axelrod 6935 Anales Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. (Madrid) 12: 122. 1883. NT designated in Nordic J. Bot. 17(2): 158. 1997.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia indica Lam. var. dennisiana W.J. Kress Holotype Solomon Islands Kress 83-1510 Allertonia 6: 24. 1989.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia indica Lam. var. dennisiana W.J. Kress Holotype Solomon Islands Kress 83-1510 Allertonia 6: 24. 1989.
Orchidaceae Caluera surinamensis Dodson & Determann Holotype Suriname Determann 147 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 52(4): 377. 1983.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis suspensa Luer Holotype Suriname Luer 6792 Selbyana 7(1): 124. 1982.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis determannii Luer Holotype Suriname Determann 166 Selbyana 7(1): 117. 1982.
Orchidaceae Cyrtopodium broadwayi Ames Isotype Trinidad Broadway 2343 Orchidaceae 7: 51. 1922.
Orchidaceae Encyclia caicensis Sauleda & Adams Isotype Turks & Caicos Is. Sauleda 2031 Selbyana 2(4): 340. 1978.
Orchidaceae Sacoila lanceolata var. paludicola (Luer) Sauleda, Wund. & Hansen Epitype USA Huegel s.n. Phytologia 73(3): 230. 1992.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia utriculata L. fma. variegata H. Luther Isotype USA Luther s.n. J. Bromeliad Soc. 28(4): 166. 1978.
Orchidaceae Spiranthes lanceolata var. paludicola Luer Isotype USA Luer 68 Florida Orchidist 14: 19. 1971.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia x smalliana H. Luther Holotype USA Bush s.n. Phytologia 57(3): 176. 1985.
Orchidaceae Tropidia eatoni Ames Isotype USA Eaton s.n. Contr. Ames Bot. Lab. 1: 14, pl. 5. 1904.