1. Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
    1. Cattleya Lindl.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Costa Rica to Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Cattleya Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 2012 s.coll. [s.n.] K000878921
    19661.000
    Stannard, B. [H51673], Brazil 58972.000
    s.coll. [s.n.] 65219.000
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000879033

    First published in Coll. Bot.: t. 33 (1824)

    Accepted by

    • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2009). Epidendroideae (Part two) Genera Orchidacearum 5: 1-585. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Pridgeon, A.M., Cribb, P.J., Chase, M.C. & Rasmussen, F.N. (2006). Epidendroideae (Part One) Genera Orchidacearum 4: 1-672. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

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