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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
Marantaceae Calathea tinalandia H. Kenn. Isotype Ecuador Kennedy 4400 Canad. J. Bot. 63(6): 1141. 1985.
Marantaceae Calathea tinalandia H. Kenn. Isotype Ecuador Kennedy 4400 Canad. J. Bot. 63(6): 1141. 1985.
Marantaceae Calathea utilis H. Kenn. Isotype Ecuador Kennedy 4363 Nordic J. Bot. 6(4): 457. 1986.
Marantaceae Calathea utilis H. Kenn. Isotype Ecuador Kennedy 4363 Nordic J. Bot. 6(4): 457. 1986.
Orchidaceae Epidendrum phragmites Heller & L.O. Wms. Isotype Nicaragua Heller 4377 Fieldiana, Bot. 32(2): 7. 1968.
Orchidaceae Epidendrum phragmites Heller & L.O. Wms. Isotype Nicaragua Heller 4377 Fieldiana, Bot. 32(2): 7. 1968.
Orchidaceae Sobralia dissimilis Dressler Isotype Costa Rica Atwood 89-243 Novon 5(2): 142. 1995.
Orchidaceae Sobralia dissimilis Dressler Isotype Costa Rica Atwood 89-243 Novon 5(2): 142. 1995.
Orchidaceae Sobralia dissimilis Dressler Isotype Costa Rica Atwood 89-243 Novon 5(2): 142. 1995.
Orchidaceae Odontoglossum johnsonorum L.O. Wms. Isotype Mexico Johnson 1250-7 Ceiba 4: 191. 1954.
Orchidaceae Odontoglossum johnsonorum L.O. Wms. Isotype Mexico Johnson 1250-7 Ceiba 4: 191. 1954.
Orchidaceae Odontoglossum johnsonorum L.O. Wms. Isotype Mexico Johnson 1250-7 Ceiba 4: 191. 1954.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis carnosilabia Heller & Hawkes Isotype Nicaragua Heller 6537 Phytologia 14: 9. 1966.
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis carnosilabia Heller & Hawkes Isotype Nicaragua Heller 6537 Phytologia 14: 9. 1966.
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.
Araceae Philodendron fortunense Croat Isotype Panama Croat 66714 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 84(3): 443. 1997.
Araceae Philodendron fortunense Croat Isotype Panama Croat 66714 Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 84(3): 443. 1997.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia loma-blancae Ehlers & Lautner Isotype Mexico Ehlers EM941001 Die Bromelie 2003/1: 18. 2003.
Bromeliaceae Tillandsia loma-blancae Ehlers & Lautner Isotype Mexico Ehlers EM941001 Die Bromelie 2003/1: 18. 2003.
Orchidaceae Stelis anthracina Luer & Hirtz Isotype Ecuador Hirtz 7741 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 88: 10. 2002.
Orchidaceae Stelis anthracina Luer & Hirtz Isotype Ecuador Hirtz 7741 Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 88: 10. 2002.
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 Fosterella kroemeri Ibisch, R. Vasquez & J. Peters Isotype Bolivia Kromer THO1398b Selbyana 29(2): 189. 2008.
Bromeliaceae Puya pattersoniae Manzanares & W. Till Isotype Ecuador Manzanares 7528 Jewels of the Jungle: Bromeliaceae of Ecuador 2: 348. 2005
Bromeliaceae Fosterella elviragrossiae Ibisch, R. Vaquez, J. Peters Isotype Bolivia Vasquez RV4177b Selbyana 29(2): 188. 2008.
Myrtaceae Calyptranthes carinata B. Holst & M.L. Kawasaki Isotype Peru D 2744 Harvard Pap. Bot. 14(1): 3. 2009.
Myrtaceae Myrcia subcordifolia B. Holst & M.L. Kawasaki Isotype Ecuador Palacios 6723 J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 2(1): 303. 2008.
Myrtaceae Calyptranthes nervata M.L. Kawasaki & B. Holst Isotype Ecuador Grijalva 158 Harvard Pap. Bot. 14(1): 5. 2009.