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This species is accepted, and its native range is Puerto Rico to Venezuela and W. South America.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 1200 - 2600 m.; Andes, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba, epífita

Native to:

Colombia, Ecuador, Leeward Is., Peru, Puerto Rico, Venezuela

Cyrtochilum meirax (Rchb.f.) Dalström appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 1885 Colombia , Venezuela K001460440
Nov 1, 1885 Colombia , Venezuela K001460441
Colombia , Venezuela K001460435
Colombia , Venezuela K001460436
Colombia , Venezuela K001460437
Lehmann, F.C. [9077], Colombia K001460438
Lehmann, F.C. [6770], Colombia K001460439
Colombia , Venezuela K001460442
Jul 5, 1996 Sintenis, P. [6566], Puerto Rico Oncidium meirax K000586504 isotype
Dunsterville, G.C.K. [164], Venezuela Oncidium meirax 34881.000
Chase, M.W.C. [86193], Venezuela Oncidium meirax 75376.000

First published in Lindleyana 16: 70 (2001)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Dodson, C.H. & Luer, C.A. (2010). Flora of Ecuador 225(3): 1-438. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
  • Uribe J., J. (2008). Cyrtochillums de Colombia Orquideología 25: 178-182.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Dodson, C.H. & Luer, C.A. (2010). Flora of Ecuador 225(3): 1-438. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001460442
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001460440
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001460441
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001460435
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001460436
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000586504
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001460439
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001460437
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001460438

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0