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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 Name Numbersort icon Publication
Bromeliaceae Greigia atrocastanea H. Luther Holotype Bolivia Garcia 1977 Selbyana 19(2): 218. 1998 [1999].
Bromeliaceae Greigia atrocastanea H. Luther Holotype Bolivia Garc 1977 Selbyana 19(2): 218. 1998 [1999].
Orchidaceae Sigmatostalix mexicana L.O. Wms. Isotype Mexico Nagel 1987 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 10(8): 239. 1942.
Orchidaceae Epidanthus talamancana J.T. Atwood Holotype Costa Rica Williams 19876 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 1315. 1989.
Bromeliaceae Neoregelia nivea Leme Isotype Brazil Leme 1994 J. Bromeliad Soc. 46(5): 219. 1996.
Bromeliaceae Cryptanthus exaltatus H. Luther Holotype Brazil Whitman 2 Cryptanthus Soc. J. 5(4): 16. 1990.
Orchidaceae Cycnoches suarezii Dodson Holotype Ecuador Suarez 200 Icones Pl. Trop. Ser 2. 1989.
Orchidaceae Otostylis hirtzii Dodson Holotype Ecuador Hirtz 201 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 976. 1984.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia segurae Escobar & Luer Isotype Colombia Luer 2019 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Odontoglossum tenuifolium Dalstr?m Holotype Bolivia Dalstr?m 2019 Lindleyana 11(2): 114. 1996.
Orchidaceae Mormodes frymirei Dodson Holotype Ecuador Dodson 202 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 170. 1980.
Myrtaceae Eugenia yasuniana B. Holst & M.L. Kawasaki Isotype Ecuador Romoleroux 2021 Sida 22(2): 934. 2006.
Orchidaceae Encyclia caicensis Sauleda & Adams Isotype Turks & Caicos Is. Sauleda 2031 Selbyana 2(4): 340. 1978.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia teaguei Luer Holotype Ecuador Luer 2035 Selbyana 2(4): 381. 1978.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis ambyx Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 2045 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Scelochilus tungurahuae Dodson Holotype Ecuador Dodson 2079 Selbyana 7(2-4): 356. 1984.
Orchidaceae Platystele gyroglossa Luer Holotype Ecuador Luer 208 Selbyana 3(3,4): 228. 1977.
Orchidaceae Stanhopea embreei Dodson Holotype Ecuador Dodson 208 Selbyana 1(2): 128. 1975.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis tanyrhina Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 2082 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis notabilis Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 2085 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Stelis navicularis Garay Isotype Colombia St. John 20875 Canad. J. Bot. 34: 353. 1956.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis alvaroi Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 2088 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Scelochilus embreei Dodson Holotype Ecuador Dodson 209 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 289. 1980.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes grypha Luer Holotype Ecuador Hirtz 210 Phytologia 54(5): 345. 1983.
Orchidaceae Porroglosum sergii Ortiz CT: SEL Colombia Luer 2107 Orquideolog
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia chiapensis C.S. Gardner Holotype Mexico Gardner 211 Selbyana 2(4): 338. 1978.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia elata Luer Holotype Ecuador Luer 2111 Phytologia 39: 199. 1978.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis telamon Luer Holotype Panama Luer 2112 Selbyana 5(2): 185. 1979.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia nicaraguae Luer Holotype Nicaragua Luer 2118 Selbyana 5(2): 148. 1979.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia phoenix Luer Holotype Peru Luer 2119 Phytologia 39: 222. 1978.