1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Maxillaria Ruiz & Pav.
      1. Maxillaria uncata Lindl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

    Maxillaria uncata Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 1, 1996 Campos, M.T.V.A. [483], Amazonas K000887005
    Jun 1, 1995 Vicentini, A. [904], Amazonas K000887006
    Apr 1, 1994 Parker, C.F. [s.n.], Guyana K000079315 holotype
    Jul 1, 1991 Strudwick, J.J. [4440], Pará K000887004
    Jan 1, 1991 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [828], Amazonas K000887007
    Aug 30, 1990 Skinner [s.n.], Guatemala K000796060 Unknown type material
    12461.000
    12462.000
    Guyana 12463.000
    13268.000
    Guyana 32651.000
    8347.000
    74128.000
    74543.000
    Taylor, P. [69], Panama 37926.000
    Sandwith, N.Y. [1222], Guyana 8346.000
    Sandwith, N.Y. [1281], Guyana 8348.000
    Milliken, W. [244], Roraima K000887003
    Lehmann [8135 (No. 76)] K000078945
    Lehmann [Plf. AC. No. 75] K000078946
    Lehmann [8135] K000078948
    Barnett, A. [L9], Ecuador 53023.000
    Schomburgk [s.n.], Guyana K000463075
    Chase, M.W.C. [83444], Costa Rica 75419.000
    Loddiges [s.n.], Guyana K000463076 Unknown type material
    Splitgerber, F.L. [412], Surinam K000463074
    French Guiana Maxillaria squamata 51497.000
    Philcox, D. [5019A], Brazil Maxillaria squamata 1800.063
    Jun 1, 2009 Zappi, D. [1142], Brazil Christensonella uncata K000501688
    May 1, 2009 Sasaki, D. [1512], Brazil Christensonella uncata K000501698
    May 1, 2009 Sasaki, D. [1847], Brazil Christensonella uncata K000501701

    First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 23: t. 1986 (1837)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    Not accepted by

    • Pessoa, E., de Barros, F. & Alves, M. (2015). Orchidaceae from Viruá National Park, Roraima, Brazilian Amazon Phytotaxa 192: 61-96. [Cited as Christensonella uncata.]
    • Bogarín, D., Serracín, Z., Samudio, Z., Rincón, R. & Pupulin, F. (2014). An updated checklist of the Orchidaceae of Panama Lankesteriana 14: 135-364. [Cited as Christensonella uncata.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Pessoa, E., de Barros, F. & Alves, M. (2015). Orchidaceae from Viruá National Park, Roraima, Brazilian Amazon Phytotaxa 192: 61-96.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

    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/
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