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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Florida to Tropical America.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

Cyrtopodium R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Feb 9, 2002 Harley, R.M. [25154], Brazil K000940689
Feb 9, 2002 Harley, R.M. [25154], Brazil K000940691
Feb 7, 2002 Harley, R.M. [25154], Brazil K000940692
Sep 11, 1997 Harley, R.M. [25154], Brazil K000940690
22639.000
Azevedo, M.L.M. [653], Brazil K000879391
Folli [4044], Brazil K000940683
Melo, E. [1253], Brazil K000940685
Brochado, A.L. [63], Brazil K000847073
Gardner, G. [2007], Brazil K000847077
s.coll. [5985], Brazil K000847076
Folli, D.A. [1229], Brazil K000940688
Melo, E. [1253], Brazil K000940686
Souza [404], Brazil K000940698
Melo, E. [1136], Brazil K000940687
Mendonça, R.C. [3488], Brazil K000940694
s.coll. [7795] K000847074
Filgueiras, T.S. [3118], Brazil K000940680
Mendonça, R.C. [3488], Brazil K000940696
Silva, M.A. [2253], Brazil K000940679
Carvalho, A.M. [PCD1070], Brazil K000847342
Azevedo, M.L.M. [653], Brazil K000879390
Folli, D.A. [1712], Brazil K000940682
Souza, V.C. [404], Brazil K000940697
Fonseca, M.L. [622], Brazil K000940681
s.coll. [7795] K000847072
Folli, D.A. [1457], Brazil K000940684
Pereira, B.A.S. [2670], Brazil K000940695
Reichenbach, H.G. [6110] K000847075
Folli [1229], Brazil K000940699
Farias, G.L. [316], Brazil K000940693
Carvalho, A.M. de [1070], Brazil K000847341

First published in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 5: 216 (1813)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • 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. (2009). Epidendroideae (Part two) Genera Orchidacearum 5: 1-585. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Romero-González, G.A., Batista, J.A.N. & de Bem Bianchetti, L. (2008). A synopsis of the genus Cyrtopodium (Catasetinae: Orchidaceae) Harvard Papers in Botany 13: 189-206.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • WCVP (2021). World Checklist of Vascular Plants, version 2.0. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://wcvp.science.kew.org/ Retrieved 28 April 2021

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