1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Govenia Lindl.
      1. Govenia liliacea (Lex.) Lindl.

        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, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua

    Govenia liliacea (Lex.) Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2005 s.coll. [s.n.], Mexico K000362780 neotype
    Cribb, P., Mexico 56393.000
    s.coll. [s.n.], Mexico K001089592

    First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 21: t. 1795 (1835)

    Accepted by

    • Bogarín, D., Serracín, Z., Samudio, Z., Rincón, R. & Pupulin, F. (2014). An updated checklist of the Orchidaceae of Panama Lankesteriana 14: 135-364.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 3: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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