Prosthechea leopardina (Rchb.f.) Dodson & Hágsater

First published in Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75: 956 (1999)
This name is a synonym of Prosthechea crassilabia

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Prosthechea crassilabia.]
  • Withner, C.L. & Harding, P.A. (2004). The Debatable Epidendrums. The Cattleyas and their relatives 7: 1-300. Timber press, Portland, Oregon. [Cited as Anacheilium crassilabium.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín. [Cited as Prosthechea leopardina.]

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at and
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