1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Guarianthe Dressler & W.E.Higgins
      1. Guarianthe aurantiaca (Bateman ex Lindl.) Dressler & W.E.Higgins

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua

    Guarianthe aurantiaca (Bateman ex Lindl.) Dressler & W.E.Higgins appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Bates [s.n.], Mexico K000079727
    Grisebach [25], Mexico K000079728
    Skinner [s.n.], Guatemala K000079725 syntype
    Karwinski [s.n.] K000079911
    s.coll. [s.n.], Mexico K000079726 syntype
    Cattleya aurantiaca 23097.000

    First published in Lankesteriana 7: 38 (2003)

    Accepted by

    • Pérez-Farrera, M.Á., Martínez-Camilo, R., Martínez-Meléndez, N., Farrera-Sarmiento, O. & Maza-Villalobos, S. (2012). Listado florístico del Cerro Quetzal (Polígono III) de la reserva de la biosfera El Triunfo, Chiapas, México Botanical Sciences 90: 113-142.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Cattleya aurantiaca.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Levin, G.A. & Moran, R. (1989). The vascular flora of isla Socorro, Mexico: 1-71. Dept. of Botany, San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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