Genus:
Laelia Lindl.

Laelia speciosa (Kunth) Schltr.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico.

Native to:

Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southwest

English
Flor de Mayo

Laelia speciosa (Kunth) Schltr. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 1, 1868 Andrieux, G. [89], Guanajuato K000482580 No
Jan 1, 1839 Hartweg, T. [225], Mexico K000482581 Unknown type material Yes
Mexico 48389.000 No
Hartweg, T. [225], Mexico K001092842 isotype Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Mexico K001092843 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Mexico K001092841 Yes
Hartweg, T. [225], Mexico Laelia majalis K000362778 isotype Yes
Jan 1, 1993 Graham, M. [3], Mexico Cattleya grahamii K000362779 holotype Yes

First published in Orchideen Beschreib. Kult. Zücht.: 233 (1914)

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.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Living Collection Database

    Common Names from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Living Collection https://www.kew.org/

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0