Lycaste brevispatha (Klotzsch) Lindl. & Paxton

First published in Paxton's Fl. Gard. 3: 44 (1852)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Central America. It is a pseudobulbous epiphyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panamá

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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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.
  • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 3: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Oakeley, H.F. (2008). Lycaste, Ida and Anguloa. The essential guide: 1-445. Published by the author. [Cited as Lycaste candida.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oakeley, H. K:SPC-56225.000 No
K:SPC-06205.000 No
K:SPC-12568.000 No
K:SPC-12565.000 No
Mason, L.M. [2091] Costa Rica K:SPC-30631.000 No
K:SPC-13299.000 No
K:SPC-13298.000 No
Jun 11, 1991 Powell, C.W [15] Panama Lycaste candida K000463366 Unknown Type Material Yes
Oakeley,H.F. [LA1061] Costa Rica Lycaste candida K:SPC-77887.000 No
Oakeley, H.F. [LA1011] Costa Rica Lycaste candida K:SPC-67363.000 No
Oakeley, H.F. [LA1066] Costa Rica Lycaste candida K:SPC-67329.000 No
Oakeley, H.F. [LA1188] Costa Rica Lycaste candida K:SPC-78640.000 No
Oakeley, H.F. [LA1182] Lycaste candida K:SPC-78785.000 No
Oakeley, H.F. [LA1185] Costa Rica Lycaste candida K:SPC-78910.000 No
Oakeley, H.F. [LA1208] Costa Rica Lycaste candida K:SPC-78940.041 No
Lycaste candida K:SPC-13703.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] Costa Rica Lycaste candida K:SPC-63698.000 No
Oakeley, H.F. [LA1186] Costa Rica Lycaste candida K:SPC-67556.000 No
Oakeley, H.F. [LA1205] Costa Rica Lycaste candida K:SPC-78940.040 No
Lycaste candida K:SPC-13300.000 No
Jun 1, 2004 s.coll. [s.n.] Costa Rica Lycaste candida var. rubra K000396265 Type Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Costa Rica Lycaste candida var. alba K000396264 Isotype Yes

Sources

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    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

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    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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