Masdevallia coccinea Linden ex Lindl.

First published in Orchid. Linden.: 5 (1846)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Colombia. It is an epiphyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome. It is has environmental uses.


Native to:



Heterotypic Synonyms


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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.
  • Viveros, P. & Higgins, W.E. (2007). Checklist of Pleurothallidinae from Colombia. Selbyana 28: 13-90.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • 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.

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist.
  • CITES (2021). Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora.
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • Diazgranados, M., Allkin, B., Black N., Cámara-Leret, R., Canteiro C., Carretero J., Eastwood R., Hargreaves S., Hudson A., Milliken W., Nesbitt, M., Ondo, I., Patmore, K., Pironon, S., Turner, R., Ulian, T. (2020). World Checklist of Useful Plant Species. Produced by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity.
  • (2021). GBIF species matching tool.
  • GRIN (2021). Germplasm Resources Information Network from the United States Department of Agriculture.
  • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt (2019). Lista de especies vedadas por la resolución 213 de 1977. 8256 especies.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
K:SPC-20456.000 No
K:SPC-19620.000 No
K:SPC-18621.000 No
K:SPC-20458.000 No
Linden, J.J. [1262] Colombia K000880309 Type Yes
Warszewicz, J.R.R. [s.n.] K000880325 Unknown Type Material Yes
Colombia K001457093 Yes
Colombia K001457094 Yes
Colombia K001457095 Yes
Colombia K001457096 Yes
Colombia K001457097 Yes
Colombia K001457098 Yes
Colombia K001457099 Yes
Colombia K001457100 Yes
Colombia K001457101 Yes
Colombia K001457102 Yes
Colombia K001457103 Yes
Colombia K001457104 Yes
Colombia K001457105 Yes
Colombia K001457106 Yes
Colombia K001457107 Yes
Colombia K001457108 Yes
Colombia K001457109 Yes
Colombia K001457110 Yes
Colombia K001457111 Yes
Colombia K001457112 Yes
Colombia K001457113 Yes
Colombia K001457114 Yes
Colombia K001457115 Yes
Colombia K001457116 Yes
Colombia K001457117 Yes
Colombia K001457118 Yes
Colombia K001457119 Yes
n/a K001457120 Yes
n/a K001457121 Yes
n/a K001457122 Yes
Peru K001457123 Yes
n/a K001457128 Yes
n/a K001457129 Yes
n/a K001457130 Yes
n/a K001457131 Yes
n/a K001457132 Yes
n/a K001457133 Yes
n/a K001457134 Yes
n/a K001457135 Yes
n/a K001457136 Yes
n/a K001457137 Yes
n/a K001457138 Yes
n/a K001457139 Yes
n/a K001457140 Yes
n/a K001457141 Yes
n/a K001457142 Yes
n/a K001457143 Yes
n/a K001457144 Yes
n/a K001457145 Yes
Colombia K001457146 Yes
Colombia K001457147 Yes
Colombia K001457148 Yes
Colombia K001457149 Yes
Colombia K001457150 Yes
Colombia K001457151 Yes
Colombia K001457152 Yes
Colombia K001457153 Yes
Colombia K001457154 Yes
Colombia K001457155 Yes
Colombia K001457156 Yes
Colombia K001457157 Yes
Colombia K001457158 Yes
Colombia K001457159 Yes
Colombia K001457160 Yes
Colombia K001457161 Yes
Colombia K001457162 Yes
Colombia K001457163 Yes
Colombia K001457164 Yes
Colombia K001457165 Yes
Colombia K001457166 Yes
Colombia K001457167 Yes
Colombia K001457168 Yes
Colombia K001457169 Yes
Colombia K001457170 Yes
N/A Masdevallia harryana K001457124 Yes
N/A Masdevallia harryana K001457125 Yes
N/A Masdevallia harryana K001457126 Yes
N/A Masdevallia harryana K001457127 Yes
Masdevallia militaris K:SPC-18640.000 No
Masdevallia militaris K:SPC-18638.000 No
Masdevallia militaris K:SPC-18639.000 No
Masdevallia militaris K:SPC-20502.000 No


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