Octomeria R.Br.

First published in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 5: 211 (1813)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical America.

Distribution

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Honduras, Leeward Is., Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2006). Epidendroideae (Part One). Genera Orchidacearum 4: 1-672. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 15, 2017 Marquete, R. [1127] Brazil K000940382 Yes
Mar 1, 2009 Redden, K.M., et al. [2400] Guyana K000718118 No
Apr 1, 2006 Romero; et al. [1324] Venezuela K:SPC-61593.000 Isotype No
Jan 1, 2006 s.coll. [s.n.] K000847325 Yes
Jan 1, 1994 Ganev, W. [1657] Brazil K000886068 Yes
Aug 1, 1992 Dusén, P.K.H. [9825] Brazil K000886061 Yes
Jul 1, 1991 Plowman, T.; Davis, E.W.; Cid, C.A.; Amaral, I.L.; Lima, J.; Guedes, J. [12313] Brazil K000886078 Yes
Jan 1, 1991 Rodrigues, W.A.; Farney, C.; Rodrigues, W.A.; Daly, D.C.; Maas, P.J.M.; Stevenson, D.W.; Lima, R.P.; Ramos, J.F.; Oliveira, J.G. [10866] Brazil K000886071 Yes
Oct 5, 1965 Glaziou, A.F.M. [17257] Brazil K000886074 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Brazil K000940598 Yes
Fleming, V. Ecuador K:SPC-50755.000 No
Moore, J.M. [s.n.] K000940596 Yes
K:SPC-60153.000 No
Romero, G.A.; Guánchez y E. Gutiérrez [1324] Venezuela K000583642 Type Yes
Rand, E.S. [277] Brazil K000886073 Yes
Melo, E.; França, F.; Oliveira, S.; Sena, T.; Souza, E.; Ganeu, W. [1240] Brazil K000886070 Yes
Ganev, W. [265] Brazil K000886067 Yes
Luer, C.; Luer, J.; Pessoa, A. [14541] Brazil K000886062 Yes
s.coll. [194] K000886077 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K000886064 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Brazil K000886066 Yes
K:SPC-19770.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] K000847339 Yes
Brazil K:SPC-03027.000 No
Bock, I. [4] Colombia K:SPC-42628.000 No
Burchell, W.J. [3603] Brazil K000886072 Yes
Brazil K:SPC-40446.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] K000886076 Yes
K:SPC-19771.000 No
Pereira, A.; Costa, J.; Melo, E.; Ferreira, M.C. [1757] Brazil K000886069 Yes
K:SPC-20545.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] K000886065 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K000886063 Yes
K:SPC-26525.000 No
Guyana K:SPC-39751.000 No
Harley, R.M.; Bromley, G.L.; Carvalho, A.M.; Martinelli, G. [20712] Brazil K000293491 Yes
K:SPC-21146.000 No
K:SPC-06086.000 No
Mason, L.M. [1793] Peru K:SPC-28645.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] Brazil K000886075 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

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