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

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Family Taxon Kind of Typesort icon Country Primary Coll Last Name Number Publication
Hernandiaceae Hernandia lychnifera Grayum & N. Zamora Isotype Ecuador Zamora 1549 Novon 1(1): 17. 1991.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes obovata Luer & Escobar Isotype Colombia Escobar 3195 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 53(8): 823. 1984.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria mombachoensis Heller ex Atwood Isotype Nicaragua Stevens 4331 Selbyana 5(3,4): 302. 1981.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia kroemeri H. Luther Isotype Bolivia Kr?mer 898 Selbyana 21(1,2): 125. 2000.
Bromeliaceae Fosterella fuentesii Ibisch, Vasquez & Gross Isotype Bolivia Fuentes 3176 Selbyana 23(2): 207. 2002.
Gesneriaceae Pentadenia katzensteiniae Wiehler Isotype Ecuador Wiehler 88128 Phytologia 73(3): 235. 1992 [see also: Gesneriana 1(1): 75. 1995].
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia pseudooaxacana Ehlers Isotype Mexico Ehlers EM931604 Die Bromelie 3/2006: 94. 2006 [2007].
Orchidaceae Dryadella aurea Luer & Hirtz Isotype Ecuador Luer 13963 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 76: 159. 1999.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes morleyi Luer & Dalstr?m Isotype Ecuador Dalstr?m 1806 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 61(3): 122. 1996.
Orchidaceae Dichaea hirtzii Dodson Isotype Ecuador Dodson 5132 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Microchilus crassibasis Ormerod Isotype Ecuador Dodson 7790 Harvard Pap. Bot. 11(2): 157. 2007.
Orchidaceae Stelis polyantha Luer & Hirtz Isotype Ecuador Luer 3881 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 95: 167. 2004.
Orchidaceae Spiranthes lanceolata var. paludicola Luer Isotype USA Luer 68 Florida Orchidist 14: 19. 1971.
Acanthaceae Dicliptera dodsonii Wasshausen Isotype Ecuador Dodson 5719 Selbyana 2(1): 16. 1977.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia landbeckii Phil. subsp. andina var. andina W. Till Isotype Peru Till 820810/59-1(=WT 169) Die Bromelie 1991/3: 71. 1991.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia landbeckii Phil. subsp. andina var. rigidior W. Till Isotype Peru Till 820817/92-5(=WT 200/2) Die Bromelie 1991/3: 72. 1991.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia butzii Mez var. roseiflora Ehlers Isotype Mexico Ehlers EM890301 Die Bromelie 2002/2: 55. 2002
Orchidaceae Benzingia hirtzii Dodson Isotype Ecuador Dodson 16893 Icones Plant. Trop., Ser. 2, pl. 486. 1989.
Orchidaceae Bletia nagelii L.O. Wms. Isotype Mexico Nagel 7113 Bot. Mus. Leafl. Harvard Univ. 247. 1946.
Araceae Philodendron leal-costae Mayo & G.M. Barroso Isotype Brazil Harley 19428 Aroideana 2(3): 82. 1979.
Araceae Philodendron ligulatum Schott var. heraclioanum Croat Isotype Panama Croat 77098 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 84(3): 482-483. 1997.
Araceae Philodendron roseospathum Croat Isotype Panama Croat 76211 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 84(3): 511. 1997.
Arecaceae Wettinia verruculosa H.E. Moore Isotype Ecuador Madison 7290 Principes 26(1): 42. 1982.
Bromeliaceae Aechmea incompta Leme & H. Luther Isotype Brazil Leme 904 Selbyana 19(2): 186. 1998 [1999].
Orchidaceae Chysis orichalcea Dressler Isotype El Salvador Hein 162 Novon 10(3): 194. 2000.
Orchidaceae Epidendrum howardii Ames & Correll Isotype Cuba Howard 5939 Bot. Mus. Leafl. Harvard Univ. 11: 2. 1943.
Myrsinaceae Ardisia pichinchana Lundell Isotype Ecuador Dodson 7207 Wrightia 6(4): 86. 1979.
Orchidaceae Cryptophoranthus lepidotus L.O. Wms. Isotype Panama Allen 2718 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 29: 340. 1942.
Orchidaceae Cycnoches bennettii Dodson Isotype Peru Hutchison 3737 Icones Plant. Trop., Ser. 2, pl. 37. 1989.
Orchidaceae Cyprepidium dickinsonianum H Isotype Mexico Dickinson s.n. Orquidea (Mex.) 9(2): 203. 1984.