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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Chiapas) to Central America.

Native to:

El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua

Isochilus aurantiacus Hamer & Garay appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Cribb, P., Nicaragua 47335.000
Cribb, P., Mexico 56403.000

First published in F.Hamer, Orquid. El Salvador 3: 118 (1981)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Harding, P. & Fonseca, J. (2007). Finca las Nubes: dos especies nuevas registradas para Guatemala Orquideología 25: 93-96.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

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