Notylia Lindl.

First published in Bot. Reg. 11: t. 930 (1825)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Mexico to S. Tropical America and Trinidad.


Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela


Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species


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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.
  • 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.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 1, 2004 Stannard, B.; Ganev, W.; Queiroz, R.F. [H51843] Brazil K000293864 Yes
Jul 1, 2004 Bolland, G. [s.n.] Brazil K000293867 Yes
Harley, R.M. [10919] Brazil K:SPC-07508.000 No
Aparecida da Silva, M.; Felfili, J.M.; Oliveira, E.C.; Oliveira, N.R.; Barbosa, E.L.; Cardoso, E. [4471] Brazil K000886612 Yes
Costa Rica K:SPC-08460.000 No
Mason, L.M. [2082] Peru K:SPC-30264.000 No
Chase, M.W.C. [83383] Mexico K:SPC-75814.000 No
Chase, M.W.C. [82168] K:SPC-75593.000 No
Chase, M.W.C. [89067] Costa Rica K:SPC-75701.000 No
Chase, M.W.C. [83282] Mexico K:SPC-75809.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] Brazil K000941014 Yes
Chase, M.W.C. [82149 b] K:SPC-75566.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] Brazil K000886614 Yes
Chase, M.W.C. [82079] Mexico K:SPC-75573.000 No
Mason, L.M. [1941] Peru K:SPC-28956.000 No
s.coll. [3] Brazil K000886615 Yes
Chase, M.W.C. [82168] K:SPC-75090.000 No
Chase, M.W.C. [82025] Mexico K:SPC-74793.000 No
Hágaster [3564] Mexico K000586290 Isotype Yes
Hagsater [528] Mexico K000586289 Type Yes
K:SPC-13728.000 No
Spruce, R. [s.n.] Ecuador K000201754 Yes
Guyana K:SPC-08461.000 No
Chase, M.W.C. [87045] Mexico K:SPC-75676.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] K000886616 Yes
Chase, M.W.C. [82079] Peru K:SPC-75590.000 No
Costa Rica K:SPC-10371.000 No
Chase, M.W. [82168] K:SPC-74580.000 No
Chase, M.W.C. [84373] Costa Rica K:SPC-75577.000 No
Chase, M.W.C. [84373] Costa Rica K:SPC-75174.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] K000886613 Yes


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