Sobralia 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 Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

Sobralia Ruiz & Pav. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 1, 1987 Boer, J.G.W. [1097], Suriname K000395959
Sandwith, N.Y. [1330], Guyana 18660.000
20595.000
21471.000
Chase, M.W. [83280], Mexico 74373.000
Pires, J.M. [52202], Brazil K000940291

First published in Fl. Peruv. Prodr.: 120 (1794)

Accepted by

  • 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.

  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • 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/
    © 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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