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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
Orchidaceae Chrysocycnis lehmannii Rolfe Type Ecuador Lehmann 8252 Kew Bull.1918 238-236
Orchidaceae Dichaea angustisegmenta Dodson Type Ecuador Dodson 5252 Die Orchidee 44(1) Jan/Feb 1993.
Gesneriaceae Columnea dielsii Mansf. Neotype Ecuador Luer 2663 Biblioth. Bot. 116: 145. 1937; neotypified by H. Wiehler in: Selbyana 5: 381. 1981.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia marmoliana Dodson & A.H. Gentry Neotype Ecuador Kress 882275 Selbyana 2(2,3): 294. 1978; Kress in Selbyana 11: 52. 1989.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia marmoliana Dodson & A.H. Gentry Neotype Ecuador Kress 882275 Selbyana 2(2,3): 294. 1978; Kress in Selbyana 11: 52. 1989.
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.
Gesneriaceae Gasteranthus atratus Wiehler Lectotype Ecuador Dodson 6838 Selbyana 5(1): 86. 1978; lectotypified in: Syst. Bot. Monogr. 59: 40. 2000.
Orchidaceae Bletia concolor Dressler Isotype Mexico Hinton 10481 Brittonia 20: 183. 1968.
Orchidaceae Cyrtopodium broadwayi Ames Isotype Trinidad Broadway 2343 Orchidaceae 7: 51. 1922.
Orchidaceae Lepanthopsis stellaris Dod Isotype Dominican Republic Dod 630 Moscosoa 3: 54. 1978.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria galantha J.T. Atwood & Carnevali Isotype Panama Folsom 3608 Lindleyana 9(4): 227. 1994.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis bitumida Luer Isotype Costa Rica Ingram 747 Lindleyana 11(2): 70. 1996.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis dukei Luer Isotype Panama Duke E13845 Lindleyana 12(1): 45. 1997.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis ingramii Luer Isotype Costa Rica Ingram 697 Lindleyana 11(2): 81. 1996.
Orchidaceae Ponera exilis Dressler Isotype Mexico Hinton 2346 Anales Inst. Biol. Univ. Nac. Aut
Orchidaceae Dendrochilum javieriense Magrath, Bulmer & Shafer Isotype Philippines Magrath 17372 Lindleyana 4(3): 135. 1989.
Orchidaceae Dendrophylax alcoa Dod Isotype Dominican Republic Dod 871 Moscosoa 2: 5. 1983.
Orchidaceae Dendrophylax helorrhiza Dod Isotype Dominican Republic Dod 888 Moscosoa 2: 7. 1983.
Orchidaceae Dimerandra latipetala Siegerist Isotype Nicaragua Atwood 7030 Bot. Mus. Leafl. Harvard Univ. 30: 211. 1985.
Orchidaceae Dracula anicula Luer & Escobar Isotype Colombia Luer 1851 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Dracula bellerophon Luer & Escobar Isotype Colombia Luer 2894 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Dracula cochliops Luer & Escobar Isotype Colombia Luer 3127 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Lepanthes pholeter Luer Isotype Peru Barbour 2576 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 52: 33. 1994.
Orchidaceae Bulbophyllum nagelii L.O. Wms. Isotype Mexico Williams 3864 Bot. Mus. Leafl. Harvard Univ. 7: 144. 1939.
Orchidaceae Campylocentrum macrocarpum Dod Isotype Dominican Republic Dod 588 Moscosoa 1(2): 39. 1977.
Orchidaceae Chloraea multilineolata C. Schweinf. Isotype Peru Vargas 9793 Bot. Mus. Leafl. Harvard Univ. 9: 57. 1941.
Gesneriaceae Gasteranthus orientandinus L.E. Skog & L.P. Kvist Isotype Ecuador Camp E-1492 Syst. Bot. Monogr. 59: 82. 2000.
Orchidaceae Laelia bancalarii R.G. Tamayo & H Isotype Mexico Tamayo 1188 Orquidea (Mex.) 9(2): 366. 1984.
Orchidaceae Leochilus puertoricensis M.W. Chase Isotype Puerto Rico Ackerman 2139 Syst. Bot. 11(1): 242. 1986.