1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aa Rchb.f.
      1. Aa leucantha (Rchb.f.) Schltr.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to Ecuador.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador

    Aa leucantha (Rchb.f.) Schltr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dunsterville, G.C.K. [1124], Venezuela 36680.000
    Archibald, J.C. [4084], Colombia Altensteinia leucantha 40805.000

    First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 7: 213 (1920)

    Accepted by

    • Dueñas Gómez, H.del C. & Fernández-Alonso, J.L. (2007). Sinopsis de la subfamilia Spiranthoideae (Orchidaceae) en Colombia, Parte I Revista de la Academia Colombiana de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales 31: 1-27.
    • Harling, G. & Andersson, L. (2005). 225(2). Orchidaceae Genera Aa-Cyrtidiorchis Flora of Ecuador 76: 1-347. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Dueñas Gómez, H.del C. & Fernández-Alonso, J.L. (2007). Sinopsis de la subfamilia Spiranthoideae (Orchidaceae) en Colombia, Parte I Revista de la Academia Colombiana de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales 31: 1-27.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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