Maxillaria coccinea (Jacq.) L.O.Williams

First published in Amer. Orchid Soc. Bull. 23: 42 (1954)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Caribbean. It is a Pseudobulbous epiphyte and grows primarly in the Wet Tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Dominican Republic, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

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.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192. [Cited as Ornithidium coccineum.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
St. John Read, V. [236], Martinique 50415.000 No
74172.000 No
Chase, M.W. [83039] 76355.000 No
Ornithidium coccineum 10378.000 No
Dominican Republic Ornithidium coccineum 12596.000 No
Beyer, R.I. [251], Dominican Republic Ornithidium coccineum 42183.000 No
University of Durham [0222] Ornithidium coccineum 44776.000 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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  • Kew Science Photographs

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