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This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Venezuela to Guyana and Brazil (Roraima).

Native to:

Brazil North, Guyana, Venezuela

Bifrenaria steyermarkii (Foldats) Garay & Dunst. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dunsterville, G.C.K. [868], Venezuela 41863.000

First published in Venez. Orchids Ill. 6: 56 (1976)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Not accepted by

  • Koehler, S. & do Camaro Estanislau do Amaral, M. (2004). A taxonomic study of the South American genus Bifrenaria Lindl. (Orchidaceae) Brittonia 56: 314-345. [Cited as Unplaced Name.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Holland Baptista, D., Docha Neto, A. & Antonio Campacci, M. (2005-2013). Personal communication on Orchidaceae 2 CAOB, São Paulo.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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