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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 Number Publicationsort icon
Orchidaceae Pleurothallis eximia L.O. Wms. Isotype Mexico Nagel 6067 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 11(5): 166. 1942.
Orchidaceae Sigmatostalix mexicana L.O. Wms. Isotype Mexico Nagel 1987 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 10(8): 239. 1942.
Orchidaceae Epidendrum eximium L.O. Wms. Isotype Mexico Nagel 5709 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 10(4): 103. 1941.
Orchidaceae Scaphyglottis pumila Ames Isotype Mexico Juan 4791 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 10(2): 49. 1941.
Orchidaceae Phragmipedium besseae Dodson & Kuhn Holotype Peru Halton 62 Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 50(11): 1308. 1981.
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.
Gesneriaceae Columnea ovatifolia L.P. Kvist & L.E. Skog Isotype Ecuador Harling 12316 Allertonia 6(5): 393. 1993.
Gesneriaceae Columnea minutiflora L.P. Kvist & L.E. Skog Isotype Ecuador Madison 4755 Allertonia 6(5): 379. 1993.
Gesneriaceae Columnea laevis L.P. Kvist & L.E. Skog Isotype Ecuador Ollgaard 57367 Allertonia 6(5): 376. 1993.
Gesneriaceae Columnea fimbricalyx L.P. Kvist & L.E. Skog Isotype Ecuador Kvist 48971 Allertonia 6(5): 373. 1993.
Gesneriaceae Columnea purpurimarginata L.P. Kvist & L.E. Skog Holotype Ecuador Madison 5000 Allertonia 6(5): 365. 1993.
Gesneriaceae Columnea capillosa L.P. Kvist & L.E. Skog Isotype Ecuador Lugo S. 1158 Allertonia 6(5): 349. 1993.
Bromeliaceae Navia lactea L.B. Sm., Steyerm. & H. Rob. Isotype Venezuela Maguire 65705 Acta Bot. Venez 14(3): 14. 1984.
Loranthaceae Dendrophthora dodsonii Kuijt Isotype Ecuador Dodson 1498 Acta Bot. Neerl. 12: 522. 1963.
Loranthaceae Dendrophthora dodsonii Kuijt Isotype Ecuador Dodson 1498 Acta Bot. Neerl. 12: 522. 1963.
Orchidaceae Microepidendrum subulatifolium (Rich & Gal.) W. E. Higgins Epitype Mexico May Acta Bot. Mex. 60: 22. 2002.