1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Acianthera Scheidw.
      1. Acianthera prolifera (Herb. ex Lindl.) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Venezuela, W. Bolivia, E. Brazil.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Venezuela

    Acianthera prolifera (Herb. ex Lindl.) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Moore, T. [s.n.], Brazil K000940455
    Sander, F. [s.n.], Brazil K000940453
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940452
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000940456
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000940457
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940458
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940459
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940460
    Gower, W.H. [s.n.], Brazil K000940454
    Brazil Pleurothallis hamosa 48102.000
    Toscano de Brito, A. [849], Brazil Pleurothallis hamosa 62907.000
    Pleurothallis prolifera 25880.000
    Pleurothallis prolifera 9620.000
    Mason, L.M. [1126], Brazil Pleurothallis prolifera 37653.000
    Lewis, G.P. [898], Brazil Pleurothallis prolifera 50605.000
    Storr, R. [185], Brazil Pleurothallis prolifera 38973.000
    Nov 1, 2012 Melo, E. [PCD 1265], Brazil Acianthera hamosa K000886023
    Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [20928], Bahia Acianthera hamosa K000293421
    Jun 1, 2004 Harley, R.M. [24545], Bahia Acianthera hamosa K000293422
    Jun 1, 2004 Stannard, B. [H51562], Bahia Acianthera hamosa K000293424
    Jun 1, 2004 Lewis, G.P. [898], Bahia Acianthera hamosa K000293420
    Jun 1, 2004 Lughadha, E.N. [H51069], Bahia Acianthera hamosa K000293426
    Jun 1, 2004 Toscano Brito, A. [849], Bahia Acianthera hamosa K000293423
    Lewis, G.P. [898] Acianthera hamosa K000886024

    First published in Lindleyana 16: 245 (2001)

    Accepted by

    • Baumbach, N. (2010). Ein Ausflug zur Gattung Acianthera nach Monteverde - Costa Rica Die Orchidee. Hamburg-Othmarschen & Hamburg 61: 263-273.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

    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 Pleurothallis prolifera.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Toscano de Brito, A.L.V. & Cribb, P. (2006). Orquídeas da Chapada Diamantina: 1-400. Nova Fronteira, Brazil.

    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