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

Native to:

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

Pleurothallis R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 15, 2017 Kawasaki, M.J. [CFCR6625], Brazil K000940398
Aug 15, 2017 Kawasaki, M.L. [CFCR6625], Brazil K000940400
Aug 15, 2017 Harley, R.M. [22783], Brazil K000847386
Aug 15, 2017 Folli, D.A. [1816], Brazil K000940378
Aug 15, 2017 Folli, D.A. [1955], Brazil K000940381
Aug 15, 2017 Folli, D.A. [1878], Brazil K000940383
Aug 15, 2017 Guedes, M.L. [PCD 1523], Brazil K000847388
Aug 15, 2017 Melo, E. [PCD1377], Brazil K000847390
Aug 15, 2017 Folli, D.A. [1773], Brazil K000940380
Aug 15, 2017 Carvalho, A.M. [1026], Brazil K000847389
Aug 15, 2017 Marquete, R. [1127], Brazil K000940382
Aug 1, 2017 Barrier, S. [851], Peru K000396205
Mar 1, 2009 Redden, K.M. et al. [2392], Guyana K000718155
Oct 3, 2006 74461.000
Mar 1, 2006 Mason, L.M. [1967], Peru 29210.000
Nov 14, 2002 Ecuador 62624.000
Nov 14, 2002 Ecuador 62626.000
Nov 14, 2002 Ecuador 62630.000
Jan 1, 1991 Ferreira, C.A.C. [6223], Brazil K000940399
Guyana 1837.000
18705.000
18706.000
18708.000
Mexico 18709.000
18710.000
19775.000
19776.000
Trail, J.W.H., Brazil 20521.000
20522.000
20524.000
20525.000
20526.000
20527.000
20528.000
21151.000
Venezuela 21152.000
21153.000
21154.000
Mexico 21155.000
21156.000
21157.000
Guyana 21158.000
21159.000
22719.000
23224.000
24141.000
24142.000
24143.000
24144.000
24146.000
24977.000
Venezuela 28544.000
Mason, L.M. [1827], Peru 28674.000
3014.000
Brazil 3021.000
3023.000
Mason, L.M. [2104], Costa Rica 30546.000
Pennington, T.D. [5539], Ecuador 30940.000
Pennington, T.D. [5551], Ecuador 30973.000
31035.000
Mason, L.M. [2166], Costa Rica 31461.000
Mason, L.M. [2161], Costa Rica 31546.000
Mason, L.M. [2242], Costa Rica 31795.000
Ecuador 31951.000
Mason, L.M. [2277], Costa Rica 32343.000
Mason, L.M. [2370], Paraguay 32408.000
Leppard, M.J., Brazil 33590.000
Mason, L.M., Peru 37399.000
Leppard, M.J., Peru 37492.000
Lancaster [2], Costa Rica 37574.000
Mason, L.M. [1127] 37854.000
Taylor, P. [84], Panama 37931.000
Taylor, P. [67 (84)], Panama 37933.000
Mexico 39264.000
Taylor, P. [16325], Ecuador 41532.000
Taylor, P. [16344], Ecuador 41537.000
Taylor, P. [16329], Ecuador 41543.000
Taylor, P. [16349], Ecuador 41544.000
Taylor, P. [16350], Ecuador 41545.000
Taylor, P. [16355], Ecuador 41549.000
Taylor, P. [16359], Ecuador 41552.000
Taylor, P. [16363], Ecuador 41554.000
Taylor, P. [16364], Ecuador 41555.000
Taylor, P. [16366], Ecuador 41556.000
Taylor, P. [16267], Ecuador 41559.000
Taylor, P. [16266], Ecuador 41560.000
Taylor, P. [16275], Ecuador 41568.000
Taylor, P. [16276], Ecuador 41569.000
Taylor, P. [16274], Ecuador 41570.000
Taylor, P. [16269], Ecuador 41575.000
Taylor, P. [16277], Ecuador 41577.000
Taylor, P. [16278], Ecuador 41578.000
Taylor, P. [16279], Ecuador 41579.000
Taylor, P. [16280], Ecuador 41580.000
Taylor, P. [16292], Ecuador 41591.000
Taylor, P. [16289], Ecuador 41593.000
Taylor, P. [13204], Panama 41600.000
Taylor, P. [13202], Panama 41602.000
Taylor, P. [13221], Panama 41604.000
Taylor, P. [13227], Panama 41619.000
Taylor, P. [13233], Panama 41631.000
Taylor, P. [16389], Ecuador 41647.000
Taylor, P. [13260], Ecuador 41664.000
Taylor, P. [13259], Ecuador 41670.000
Taylor, P. [31], Panama 41675.000
Taylor, P. [145], Ecuador 41676.000
Taylor, P. [84], Panama 41677.000
42333.000
Bolivia 46177.000
Young, E. [37], Ecuador 46198.000
Young, E. [34], Ecuador 46201.000
544.000
545.000
Brazil 546.000
Mexico 57028.000
Dayton, N.M. [2052], Ecuador 57193.000
Dayton, N.M. [2023], Ecuador 57195.000
Dayton, N.M. [2041], Ecuador 57207.000
5771.000
Brazil 5772.000
Nic Lughadha, E. [H51069], Brazil 57924.000
Warren, R., Brazil 60774.000
6081.000
Brazil 6082.000
Brazil 6083.000
Brazil 6084.000
Fleming, V. [VF 169], Ecuador 61872.000
Fleming, V. [VF 84], Ecuador 61877.000
Ecuador 64001.000
Guyana 6897.000
Mason, L.M. [2090], Costa Rica 7303.000
7734.000
Ecuador 62346.000
71839.000
Stannard, B. [H51562], Brazil 73105.000
Harley, R.M. [H50630], Brazil 73110.000
Nic Lughadha, E. [H51010], Brazil 73111.000
Chase, M.W.C. [81017], Costa Rica 75105.000
Chase, M.W.C. [84111], Costa Rica 75402.000
Chase, M.W.C. [84718], Venezuela 75494.000
Chase, M.W.C. [81040] 75557.000
Chase, M.W.C. [84533], Costa Rica 75601.000
Chase, M.W.C. [85013], Costa Rica 75927.000
Chase, M.W. [82158], Mexico 76338.000
Chase, M.W.C. [85016], Costa Rica 76277.000
Chase, M.W.C. [84109], Costa Rica 76304.000
Boer, J.G.W. [1464], Suriname K000395958
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940394
Glaziou, A. [20497], Brazil K000940395
Glaziou [14325], Brazil K000940397
Burchell [1060-2], Brazil K000847384
Costa, J. [PCD 1775], Brazil K000847385
Chase, M.W. [83046] 76352.000
Zappi, D [432], Brazil K000501663
Miers, J. [s.n.], Brazil K000940391
Burchell [2027], Brazil K000847382
s.coll. [s.n.] K000940390
Burchell [1105-12], Brazil K000847381
Shuttleworth [3], Brazil K000940393
Chase, M.W.C. [81013], Costa Rica 75104.000
Burchell [3542], Brazil K000847380
Folli, D.A. [1360], Brazil K000940379
Harley, R.M. [22800], Brazil K000847387
Burchell [1105-16], Brazil K000847379
Burchell [1888], Brazil K000847383
Dusén, P. [16327], Brazil K000940387
Chase, M.W.C. [82129], Mexico 75827.000
Bolland, G. [s.n.], Brazil K000940389
London, S.E. [s.n.], Brazil K000940392
Chase, M.W.C. [84551], Costa Rica 75181.000
s.coll. [s.n.] 77548.000
Dusén, P. [16326], Brazil K000940386
Glaziou [17248], Brazil K000940385
Burchell [3602], Brazil K000847377
Chase, M.W.C. [84154], Costa Rica 75526.000
Burchell [1933], Brazil K000847376
Folli, D.A. [1815], Brazil K000940377
Kear, R.W. [K64], Brazil K000940401
Segadas-Vianna, F. [259], Brazil K000940396
Burchell [s.n.], Brazil K000847378
s.coll. [2], Brazil K000940388
Dusén, P. [17203], Brazil K000940384

First published in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 5: 211 (1813)

Accepted by

  • 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.

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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