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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
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis stalkyi Luer Holotype Venezuela Luer 8092 Selbyana 7(1): 124. 1982.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis valladolidensis Luer Holotype Ecuador Luer 8080 Phytologia 54(5): 388. 1983.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia attenuata L.B. Sm. & R.W. Read Isotype Peru Schunke Vigo 8078 Phytologia 41: 329. 1979.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia margaretae Luer Holotype Colombia Luer 8075 Phytologia 54(5): 381. 1983.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes monilia Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 8036 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis trimytera Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 8033 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Masdevallia medusa Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 8025 Selbyana 7(1): 72. 1982.
Marantaceae Calathea contrafenestra H. Kenn. Holotype Ecuador Luther 800 Canad. J. Bot. 62(1): 18. 1984.
Marantaceae Calathea contrafenestra H. Kenn. Holotype Ecuador Luther 800 Canad. J. Bot. 62(1): 18. 1984.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia thomasiana W.J. Kress Holotype Panama Kress 80-1251 Selbyana 9(1): 156. 1986.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia bella W.J. Kress Holotype Panama Kress 80-1186 Selbyana 9(1): 158. 1986.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia bella W.J. Kress Holotype Panama Kress 80-1186 Selbyana 9(1): 158. 1986.
Orchidaceae Brachionidium pteroglossum Luer Holotype Ecuador D'Alessandro 80-001 Phytologia 55(3): 176. 1984.
Orchidaceae Oerstedella vasquezii Dodson Holo- & Isotype Bolivia V 80 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 563. 1982.
Orchidaceae Oerstedella vasquezii Dodson Holo- & Isotype Bolivia V 80 Icones Plant. Trop. pl. 563. 1982.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis xenion Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 7981 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Masdevallia clandestina Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 7975 Selbyana 7(1): 71. 1982.
Gesneriaceae Dalbergaria mastersonii Wiehler Isotype Ecuador Wiehler 7968 Phytologia 73(3): 225. 1992 [see also: Gesneriana 1(1): 43. 1995].
Orchidaceae Ligeophila chinimensis Ormerod Holotype Peru Diaz 7957 Harvard Pap. Bot. 9(2): 395. 2005.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes solicitor Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 7954 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 54(1): 58. 1985.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes echidion Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 7953 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Lepanthes foveata Luer & Escobar Isotype Colombia Luer 7950 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 53(10): 1044. 1984.
Orchidaceae Vanilla helleri Hawkes Isotype Nicaragua Heller 7946 Phytologia 14(1): 19. 1966.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes cuneiformis Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 7943 Orquideolog
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia simulans H. Luther Isotype Ecuador Hansen 7942 Selbyana 7(1): 91. 1982.
Orchidaceae Dracula orientalis Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 7935 Selbyana 7(1): 67. 1982.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia odontocera Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 7933 Selbyana 7(1): 73. 1982.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis decora Luer & Escobar Holotype Colombia Luer 7922 Orquideolog
Orchidaceae Masdevallia walteri Luer Holotype Costa Rica Walter 79199 Selbyana 5(2): 151. 1979.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia rafaeliana Luer Holotype Costa Rica Walter 79198 Selbyana 5(2): 149. 1979.