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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 Masdevallia garciae Luer Holotype Venezuela Garcia 555 Selbyana 7(1): 109. 1982.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis stalkyi Luer Holotype Venezuela Luer 8092 Selbyana 7(1): 124. 1982.
Bromeliaceae Lindmania imitans L.B. Sm., Steyerm. & H. Rob. Isotype Venezuela Steyermark 128474 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 73(3): 697. 1986.
Myrtaceae Myrcia gentryi B. Holst Isotype Venezuela Liesner 18140 Biollania 10: 4. 1994.
Orchidaceae Masdevallia dunstervillei Luer Holotype Venezuela Dunsterville 1210 Selbyana 7(1): 106. 1982.
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia oliva-estevae J.R. Grant Isotype Venezuela Grant 99-3415 J. Bromeliad Soc. 57(1): 19. 2007
Bromeliaceae Pitcairnia albolutea J.R. Grant Isotype Venezuela Grant 99-3409 J. Bromeliad Soc. 57(1): 16. 2007.
Gesneriaceae Besleria steyermarkiorum Wiehler ex L.E. Skog Isotype Venezuela Steyermark 111182 Opera Botanica 92: 233. 1987.
Gesneriaceae Besleria steyermarkiorum Wiehler ex L.E. Skog Isotype Venezuela Steyermark 111182 Opera Botanica 92: 233. 1987.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia francisci W. Till & J. Grant Isotype Venezuela Grant 99-3404 J. Bromeliad Soc. 53(5): 195. 2003.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia francisci W. Till & J. Grant Isotype Venezuela Grant 99-3404 J. Bromeliad Soc. 53(5): 195. 2003.
Bromeliaceae Lindmania vinotincta B. Holst & Vivas Isotype Venezuela Vivas 1688 J. Bromeliad Soc. 59(2): 66. 2009.
Bromeliaceae Navia patria L.B. Sm. & Steyerm. Isotype Venezuela Liesner 22041 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 76: 952. 1989.
Bromeliaceae Navia delascionis L.B. Sm., Steyerm. & H. Rob. Isotype Venezuela Steyermark 130410 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 73: 709. 1986 [1987].
Bromeliaceae Navia lactea L.B. Sm., Steyerm. & H. Rob. Isotype Venezuela Maguire 65705 Acta Bot. Venez 14(3): 14. 1984.
Bromeliaceae Lindmania sessilis L.B. Sm., Steyerm. & H. Rob. Isotype Venezeula Steyermark 128104 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 73)4): 693. 1986.
Bromeliaceae Navia iosothrix L.B. Sm. & Steyerm. Isotype Venezeula Liesner 22203 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 76: 952. 1989.
Orchidaceae Sacoila lanceolata var. paludicola (Luer) Sauleda, Wund. & Hansen Epitype USA Huegel s.n. Phytologia 73(3): 230. 1992.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia utriculata L. fma. variegata H. Luther Isotype USA Luther s.n. J. Bromeliad Soc. 28(4): 166. 1978.
Orchidaceae Spiranthes lanceolata var. paludicola Luer Isotype USA Luer 68 Florida Orchidist 14: 19. 1971.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia x smalliana H. Luther Holotype USA Bush s.n. Phytologia 57(3): 176. 1985.
Orchidaceae Tropidia eatoni Ames Isotype USA Eaton s.n. Contr. Ames Bot. Lab. 1: 14, pl. 5. 1904.
Orchidaceae Encyclia caicensis Sauleda & Adams Isotype Turks & Caicos Is. Sauleda 2031 Selbyana 2(4): 340. 1978.
Orchidaceae Cyrtopodium broadwayi Ames Isotype Trinidad Broadway 2343 Orchidaceae 7: 51. 1922.
Orchidaceae Caluera surinamensis Dodson & Determann Holotype Suriname Determann 147 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 52(4): 377. 1983.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis suspensa Luer Holotype Suriname Luer 6792 Selbyana 7(1): 124. 1982.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis determannii Luer Holotype Suriname Determann 166 Selbyana 7(1): 117. 1982.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia indica Lam. var. dennisiana W.J. Kress Holotype Solomon Islands Kress 83-1510 Allertonia 6: 24. 1989.
Heliconiaceae Heliconia indica Lam. var. dennisiana W.J. Kress Holotype Solomon Islands Kress 83-1510 Allertonia 6: 24. 1989.
Orchidaceae Cranichis ricartii Ackerman Holotype Puerto Rico Ackerman 2418 Lindleyana 4(1): 43. 1989