1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Dendrophylax Rchb.f.
      1. Dendrophylax porrectus (Rchb.f.) Carlsward & Whitten

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Central America, Florida to Caribbean.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cayman Is., Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Florida, Guatemala, Jamaica, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Puerto Rico

    Dendrophylax porrectus (Rchb.f.) Carlsward & Whitten appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jun 1, 1994 Wright, C. [3302], Cuba Harrisella porrecta K000586321 isotype
    Mexico Harrisella porrecta 57843.000
    Podzorski, A. [37], Jamaica Harrisella porrecta 39783.000
    Tasker, S. [1-40], Mexico Harrisella porrecta 50625.000
    Roulstone, F. [4], Cayman Is. Harrisella porrecta 56730.000

    First published in Int. J. Pl. Sci. 164: 51 (2003)

    Accepted by

    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Carlsward, B.S., Whitten, W.M. & Williams, N.H. (2003). Molecular phylogenetics of Neotropical leafless Angraecinae (Orchidaceae). Reevaluation of generic concepts International Journal of Plant Sciences 164: 43-51.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.

    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