Brachionidium arethusa Luer

First published in Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 57: 16 (1995)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is N. Peru. It is an epiphytic subshrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Peru

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Becerra Gonzáles, E. (2005). El Género Brachionidium (Orchidaceae) en el Perú. Tres especies nuevas para la selva central peruana. Arnaldoa 12: 54-61.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 1, 1990 Hamilton, A.C; Holligan, P.M. [1095] Peru K000583669 Holotype Yes
Hamilton; Holligan [1085] K:SPC-58379.000 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0