Platystele Schltr.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Tropical America.

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Southeast, Caroline Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles

Platystele Schltr. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nov 1, 1994 Hamilton, A.C. [1019], Peru K000453136 Yes
Jan 1, 1994 Lehmann, F.C. [HK125], Colombia K000453142 Yes
Sep 1, 1993 Sandoval, E. [1320], El Salvador K000453103 Yes
Aug 1, 1992 Lehmann, F.C. [B.T.298], Colombia K000453140 Yes
Aug 1, 1992 Lehmann, F.C. [B.T.336], Colombia K000453141 Yes
Edwards, P.J. [KER 56], Guyana 40746.000 No
Young, E. [5], Colombia 44822.000 No
Zak, V. [1138], Ecuador K000453139 Yes
Chase, M.W. [84118], Costa Rica 75470.000 No
Chase, M.W. [83032] 76347.000 No
Donselaar, J. [2879], Suriname K000395955 No
Luer, C. [13709], Ecuador K000453137 Yes
Luer, C. [12479], Ecuador K000453130 Yes
Zak, V. [1138], Ecuador K000453138 Yes

First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 8: 565 (1910)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Karremans, A. & al. (2016). Phylogenetic reassessment of Specklinia and its allied genera in the Pheurothallidinae (Orchidaceae) Phytotaxa 272: 1-36.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2006). Epidendroideae (Part One) Genera Orchidacearum 4: 1-672. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

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