1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Oncidium Sw.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

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

    Oncidium Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Identified Reference Herbarium Specimen Type Status
    Oct 10, 2001 62377.000
    10409.000
    12406.000
    13362.000
    13363.000
    Ecuador 13364.000
    14185.000
    3124.000
    3125.000
    Ecuador 33253.000
    58963.000
    6230.000
    Brazil 73283.000
    Taylor, P. [16326], Ecuador 41533.000
    Taylor, P. [16283], Ecuador 41584.000
    Taylor, P. [16282], Ecuador 41585.000
    Taylor, P. [13218], Panama 41606.000
    Taylor, P. [13213], Panama 41610.000
    Harley, R.M. [H50665], Brazil 57923.000
    Harley, R.M. [22402], Brazil 60162.000
    Harley, R.M. [25266], Brazil K000940960
    Harley, R.M. [25266], Brazil K000940961
    Mason, L.M. [2244], Costa Rica 31935.000
    Mason, L.M., Brazil 32675.000
    Mason, L.M. [2697], Costa Rica 33233.000
    Stannard, B. [H51193], Brazil 57902.000
    Stannard, B. [H51168], Brazil 57921.000
    Stannard, B. [H51662], Brazil 57922.000
    Stannard, B.L. [L 47], Venezuela 60387.000
    Plowman, T. [5280], Colombia 61883.000
    Giulietti, A.M. [CFCR13692], Brazil K000940959
    Sakuragui, C.M. [CFCR15075], Brazil K000940957
    62530.000
    70670.000
    Blanchet [2339], Brazil K000847189
    Arbo, M.M. [4590], Brazil K000940962
    Moricand [2339], Brazil K000847185
    Gifford, D.R. [G213], Brazil K000847182
    Chase, M.W. [88033] 74378.000
    Chase, M.W. [890] 74573.000
    Chase, M.W. [86051] 75390.000
    Chase, M.W. [87034] 75398.000
    Chase, M.W. [83329], Mexico 75435.000
    Chase, M.W. [86089] 75784.000
    Chase, M.W. [87073] 75865.000
    Chase, M.W. [87343] 75871.000
    Chase, M.W. [86125] 76317.000
    Chase, M.W. [87206] 76323.000
    Chase, M.W. [87211] 76324.000
    Chase, M.W. [83141], Mexico 76335.000
    Chase, M.W. [83329], Mexico 76383.000
    MWC [MWC 8174] 70509.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [82229] 75141.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [83008], Costa Rica 75147.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [83012] 75149.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [83013], Mexico 75150.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [83018] 75153.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [84561], Brazil 75185.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [81043] 75315.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [83382] 75283.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [86125] 75343.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [86178] 75344.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [85107] 75350.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [86023] 75351.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87013] 75360.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87034], Peru 75363.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87018], Peru 75380.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [86096] 74744.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87016], Costa Rica 75412.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [86023] 74776.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [85071] 75457.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [85072] 75495.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87347], Peru 75543.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [86100] 75540.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [85088] 74802.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [85048] 74803.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87097], Ecuador 74824.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [88007], Peru 74853.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87097], Ecuador 74864.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [81046] 75560.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [82081], Mexico 75591.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87287], Peru 75638.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87337], Colombia 75662.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [86098] 75675.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [88009], Peru 75691.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [83319], Mexico 75684.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [88054], Peru 75700.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87335] 75699.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [85057] 75717.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [85049] 75741.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87294], Peru 75846.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [82106], Mexico 75818.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87117], Ecuador 75830.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [88036], Peru 75850.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [88049], Jamaica 75853.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [88050], Jamaica 75854.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [88055], Peru 75859.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [88056] 75860.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [85056] 76280.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [86016] 76290.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [86004] 76287.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [84036], Panama 76298.000
    Chase, M.W.C. [87073], Ecuador 76449.000
    Dusén, P. [9026], Brazil K000940971
    Moore, F.W. [s.n.], Brazil K000940970
    Rolfe, R.A. [s.n.], Brazil K000940967
    Williams, L.O. [6500], Brazil K000940963
    Williams, L.O. [6340], Brazil K000940964
    Glaziou, A. [22179], Brazil K000847184
    s.coll. [4], Brazil K000940965
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940968
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940969
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940972
    Vieira, M.C.W. [1690], Brazil K000940958
    Vieira, M.C.W. [1690], Brazil K000940966
    Gardner [s.n.], Brazil K000847188
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000847187
    Burchell [1874], Brazil K000847183
    Burchell [9662], Brazil K000847186

    First published in Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Nya Handl. 21: 239 (1800)

    Accepted by

    • Dalström, S. (2012). New combinations in Odontoglossum (Orchidaceae: Oncidiinae) and a solution to a taxonomic conundrum Lankesteriana 12: 53-60.
    • 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.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    [A] © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    [B] © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0