Masdevallia Ruiz & Pav.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical America.

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

Masdevallia Ruiz & Pav. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 29, 2006 74600.000
Nov 14, 2002 Ecuador 62622.000
Nov 14, 2002 Ecuador 62627.000
Nov 30, 2001 Chase [17926] 72120.000
Sep 1, 1987 B.W. [6386], Suriname K000395965
20515.000
21368.000
2973.000
Mason, L.M. [2619], Peru 32723.000
Taylor, P. [16345], Ecuador 41539.000
Taylor, P. [16297], Ecuador 41586.000
Taylor, P. [13231], Panama 41616.000
Taylor, P. [13232], Panama 41624.000
Bolivia 59742.000
9579.000
Peru 71011.000
Ecuador 71015.000
Ecuador 71018.000
Chase [18407] 73016.000
Chase [18410] 73023.000
Chase, M.W.C. [84720], Venezuela 75687.000
Jansen-Jacobs, M.J. et al. [6424], Suriname K000718162

First published in Fl. Peruv. Prodr.: 122 (1794)

Accepted by

  • Dodson, C.H. & Luer, C.A. (2009). Orchidaceae Masdevallia and Affiliates Flora of Ecuador 225(9): 1-395. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2006). Epidendroideae (Part One) Genera Orchidacearum 4: 1-672. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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