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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
Orchidaceae Lepanthes microtica Luer & Escobar Holotype Costa Rica Escobar 3070 Phytologia 55(3): 189. 1984.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes monteverdensis Luer & Escobar Holotype Costa Rica Escobar 3011 Lindleyana 2(4): 201. 1987.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes mystax Luer & Escobar Holotype Costa Rica Luer 4237 Phytologia 54(5): 355. 1983.
Orchidaceae Lepanthes nymphalis Luer Holotype Costa Rica Luer 6356 Phytologia 54(5): 357. 1983.
Orchidaceae Macroclinium allenorum Dressler & Pupulin Isotype Costa Rica Allen 5244 Lindleyana 11(1): 34. 1996.
Orchidaceae Macroclinium glicensteinii J.T. Atwood Holotype Costa Rica Glicenstein s.n. Selbyana 10(1): 60. 1987.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia borucana Allen Isotype Costa Rica Allen 5361 Ceiba 3: 147. 1952.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia chasei Luer Holotype Costa Rica Chase 232 Phytologia 46(6): 349. 1980.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis psichion Luer Holotype Costa Rica Atwood 4087 Lindleyana 11(2): 89. 1996.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis radula Luer Holotype Costa Rica Luer 4251 Selbyana 5(2): 177. 1979.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia rafaeliana Luer Holotype Costa Rica Walter 79198 Selbyana 5(2): 149. 1979.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia walteri Luer Holotype Costa Rica Walter 79199 Selbyana 5(2): 151. 1979.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria cacaoensis J.T. Atwood Isotype Costa Rica Mora 60 Selbyana 19(2): 254. 1998 [1999].
Orchidaceae Maxillaria suaveolens Barringer Isotype Costa Rica Allen 5323 Brittonia 37(1): 44. 1985.
Orchidaceae Maxillaria vittariifolia L.O. Wms. Isotype Costa Rica Lankester 1581 Ceiba 4: 38. 1953.
Orchidaceae Neowilliamsia epidendroides Garay Isotype Costa Rica Lent 1390 Orchid Digest 41(1): 20. 1977.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis dracontea Luer Holotype Costa Rica Luer 6358 Phytologia 49(3): 204. 1981.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis herpestes Luer Holotype Costa Rica Luer 4169 Selbyana 5(2): 167. 1979.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis janetiae Luer Holotype Costa Rica Luer 2123 Selbyana 5(2): 169. 1979.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis rowleei Ames Isotype Costa Rica Rowlee 236 Sched. Orchid. 1: 11. 1922.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis stevensii Luer Holotype Costa Rica Luer 4143 Selbyana 5(2): 181. 1979.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis bothros Luer Isotype Costa Rica Luer 89-87 Lindleyana 11(2): 70. 1996.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis psichion Luer Holotype Costa Rica Lankester s.n. Lindleyana 11(2): 89. 1996.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia dexteri H. Luther Holotype Costa Rica Dexter s.n. Selbyana 11: 54. 1989.
Araceae Anthurium amethystinum Croat & R.A. Baker Isotype Costa Rica Croat 36601 Brenesia 16(Supl. 1): 20. 1979.
Araceae Anthurium angustispadix Croat & R.A. Baker Isotype Costa Rica Croat 26600 Brenesia 16(Supl. 1): 23. 1979.
Araceae Anthurium schottianum Croat & R.A. Baker Isotype Costa Rica Croat 43247 Brenesia 16(Supl. 1): 83. 1979.
Bromeliaceae Guzmania scandens H. Luther & W.J. Kress Holotype Costa Rica Luther 2816 Brittonia 48(1): 93. 1996.
Bromeliaceae Vriesea lutheriana J.R. Grant Isotype Costa Rica Grant 9101475 J. Bromeliad Soc. 42(3): 114. 1992.
Orchidaceae Barbosella geminata Luer Holotype Costa Rica Walter 79-888 Phytologia 46(6): 345. 1980.