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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to Tropical America.
Prosthechea fragrans (Sw.) W.E. Higgins

[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. 0 - 50 m.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba, epífita
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UNAL]

Bernal, R., G. Galeano, A. Rodríguez, H. Sarmiento y M. Gutiérrez. 2017. Nombres Comunes de las Plantas de Colombia. http://www.biovirtual.unal.edu.co/nombrescomunes/

Vernacular
espíritu santo

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Prosthechea fragrans (Sw.) W.E.Higgins appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 2009 Sasaki, D. [1823], Brazil K000501670
Jan 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1358], Brazil K000501671
s.coll. [s.n.] 76644.000
Jan 2, 1967 Lindeman [15600], Paraná Encyclia fragrans K000364702
Philcox, D. [7729], Trinidad & Tobago Encyclia fragrans 36653.000
Brazil Encyclia fragrans 40354.000
Owens, R.J. [125], Venezuela Encyclia fragrans 45793.000
St. John Read, V.M. [21], Trinidad & Tobago Encyclia fragrans 46652.000
Vicentini, A. [846], Brazil Encyclia fragrans 61279.000
Ribeiro, J.E.L.S. [1554], Brazil Encyclia fragrans 61283.000
Sampson, H.C., Belize Epidendrum fragrans 18365.000
Epidendrum fragrans 18367.000
USA Epidendrum fragrans 19711.000
Epidendrum fragrans 19712.000
Epidendrum fragrans 20170.000
Epidendrum fragrans 21506.000
Epidendrum fragrans 21508.000
Sandwith, N.Y. [1806] Epidendrum fragrans 21509.000
Guyana Epidendrum fragrans 21510.000
Mason, L.M. [2225], Costa Rica Epidendrum fragrans 31965.000
Erskine, C., Brazil Epidendrum fragrans 36180.000
Suriname Epidendrum fragrans 43962.000

First published in Phytologia 82: 377 (1997 publ. 1998)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 3: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Pessoa, E., de Barros, F. & Alves, M. (2015). Orchidaceae from Viruá National Park, Roraima, Brazilian Amazon Phytotaxa 192: 61-96.
  • Szlachetko, D.L. (ed.) (2016). Orchids of the Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana) 1: 1-461. Koeltz Botanical Books.
  • Toscano de Brito, A.L.V. & Cribb, P. (2006). Orquídeas da Chapada Diamantina: 1-400. Nova Fronteira, Brazil.
  • Vásquez C., R. & Ibish, P. L. (2004). Orquídeas de Bolivia: Diversidad y Estado de Conservación 2: 1-649. Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia : Editorial FAN.
  • da Rocha Fiuza de Melo, M.M. & al. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica da Ilha do Cardoso 12: 1-289. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo, Brasil.
  • de Fraga, C.N. & Peixoto, A.L. (2004). Florística e ecologia das Orchidaceae das restingas do estado do Espírito Santo Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 55: 5-20.

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.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.
  • Pessoa, E., de Barros, F. & Alves, M. (2015). Orchidaceae from Viruá National Park, Roraima, Brazilian Amazon Phytotaxa 192: 61-96.
  • Szlachetko, D.L. (ed.) (2016). Orchids of the Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana) 1: 1-461. Koeltz Botanical Books.

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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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ColPlantA database
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