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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
Heliconiaceae Heliconia faunorum W.J. Kress & L. Andersson Holotype Panama Kress 82-1412 Selbyana 11: 52. 1989.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia lindsayana W.J. Kress Holotype Panama Kress 76-650 Selbyana 9(1): 158. 1986.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia lindsayana W.J. Kress Holotype Panama Kress 76-650 Selbyana 9(1): 158. 1986.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia lutea W.J. Kress Holotype Panama Kress 83-1561 Selbyana 9(1): 163. 1986.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia lutea W.J. Kress Holotype Panama Kress 83-1561 Selbyana 9(1): 163. 1986.
Araceae Philodendron fortunense Croat Isotype Panama Croat 66714 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 84(3): 443. 1997.
Araceae Philodendron fortunense Croat Isotype Panama Croat 66714 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 84(3): 443. 1997.
Orchidaceae Baskervilla nicaraguensis Hamer & Garay Holotype Nicaragua Stevens 10834 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 610. 1982.
Orchidaceae Cranichis revoluta Hamer & Garay Holotype Nicaragua Heller 1278 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 641. 1982.
Orchidaceae Dimerandra latipetala Siegerist Isotype Nicaragua Atwood 7030 Bot. Mus. Leafl. Harvard Univ. 30: 211. 1985.
Orchidaceae Epidendrum segoviensis A.H. Heller Isotype Nicaragua Heller 10790 Fieldiana, Bot. 32: 8. 1968.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia nicaraguae Luer Holotype Nicaragua Luer 2118 Selbyana 5(2): 148. 1979.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis helleri Hawkes Isotype Nicaragua Heller 3784 Phytologia 14: 12. 1966.
Myrsinaceae Gentlea stevensii Lundell Isotype Nicaragua Stevens 6053 Wrightia 6(4): 97. 1979.
Orchidaceae Vanilla helleri Hawkes Isotype Nicaragua Heller 7946 Phytologia 14(1): 19. 1966.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria mombachoensis Heller ex Atwood Isotype Nicaragua Stevens 4331 Selbyana 5(3,4): 302. 1981.
Orchidaceae Neourbania nicaraguensis Hamer & Garay Lectotype & Iso Nicaragua Heller 7057 Icones Plant. Trop. ser. 1, 13: pl. 1238. 1985.
Orchidaceae Neourbania nicaraguensis Hamer & Garay Lectotype & Iso Nicaragua Heller 7057 Icones Plant. Trop. ser. 1, 13: pl. 1238. 1985.
Orchidaceae Lacaena nicaraguensis L.O. Wms. Isotype Nicaragua Heller 7312 Fieldiana, Bot. 21(1): 41. 1964.
Orchidaceae Dressleria helleri Dodson Holotype Nicaragua Heller 8422 Selbyana 1(2): 132. 1975.
Orchidaceae Epidendrum hameri H Holotype Nicaragua Stevens 4358 Icones Orchidacearum 2: pl. 142. 1993.
Orchidaceae Helleriella nicaraguensis Hawkes Isotype Nicaragua Heller 1270(2680) Phytologia 14(1): 4. 1966.
Orchidaceae Kegeliella atropilosa L.O. Wms. & Heller Isotype Nicaragua Heller 6511 Die Orchidee 33: 135. 1982.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria valenzuelana (A. Rich.) Nash var. angustata J.T. Atwood Holotype Nicaragua Ortiz 612 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 1371. 1989.
Orchidaceae Myrmecolaelia x fuchsii Hamer Holotype Nicaragua Fuchs, Jr. s.n. Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 1236. 1985.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis lappiformis Heller & L.O. Wms. Isotype Nicaragua Heller 6620 Fieldiana, Bot. 31: 42. 1964.
Orchidaceae Epidendrum phragmites Heller & L.O. Wms. Isotype Nicaragua Heller 4377 Fieldiana, Bot. 32(2): 7. 1968.
Orchidaceae Epidendrum phragmites Heller & L.O. Wms. Isotype Nicaragua Heller 4377 Fieldiana, Bot. 32(2): 7. 1968.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria seymouriana J.T. Atwood Holo- & Isotype Nicaragua Atwood AN112 Selbyana 5(3,4): 304. 1981.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria seymouriana J.T. Atwood Holo- & Isotype Nicaragua Atwood AN112 Selbyana 5(3,4): 304. 1981.