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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. South America to SE. & S. Brazil.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru

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

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Hatschbach, G. [3203], Brazil K000940405
    Loddiges, G. [96], Brazil K000674223

    First published in Lindleyana 16: 242 (2001)

    Accepted by

    • Ferreira, A.W.C., Lima, M.I.S. & Pansarin, E.R. (2010). Orchidaceae na região central de São Paulo, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 61: 243-259.
    • Schinini, A. (2010). Orquídeas nativas del Paraguay Rojasiana 9: 1-316.
    • Pansarin, E.R. & Pansarin, L.M. (2008). A família Orchidaceae na Serra do Japi, São Paulo, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 59: 87-98.

    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 aphthosa.]

    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