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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.
Oncidium Sw.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Oncidium Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 10, 2001 62377.000
10409.000
12406.000
13362.000
13363.000
Ecuador 13364.000
14185.000
3124.000
3125.000
Mason, L.M. [2244], Costa Rica 31935.000
Mason, L.M., Brazil 32675.000
Mason, L.M. [2697], Costa Rica 33233.000
Ecuador 33253.000
Taylor, P. [16326], Ecuador 41533.000
Taylor, P. [16283], Ecuador 41584.000
Taylor, P. [16282], Ecuador 41585.000
Taylor, P. [13218], Panama 41606.000
Taylor, P. [13213], Panama 41610.000
Stannard, B. [H51193], Brazil 57902.000
Stannard, B. [H51168], Brazil 57921.000
Stannard, B. [H51662], Brazil 57922.000
Harley, R.M. [H50665], Brazil 57923.000
58963.000
Harley, R.M. [22402], Brazil 60162.000
Stannard, B.L. [L 47], Venezuela 60387.000
Plowman, T. [5280], Colombia 61883.000
6230.000
62530.000
MWC [MWC 8174] 70509.000
70670.000
Brazil 73283.000
Chase, M.W. [88033] 74378.000
Chase, M.W. [890] 74573.000
Chase, M.W.C. [81043] 75315.000
Chase, M.W.C. [83382] 75283.000
Chase, M.W.C. [86125] 75343.000
Chase, M.W.C. [86178] 75344.000
Chase, M.W.C. [87013] 75360.000
Chase, M.W.C. [87034], Peru 75363.000
Chase, M.W.C. [87018], Peru 75380.000
Chase, M.W.C. [86096] 74744.000
Chase, M.W.C. [87016], Costa Rica 75412.000
Chase, M.W.C. [86023] 74776.000
Chase, M.W. [86051] 75390.000
Chase, M.W. [87034] 75398.000
Chase, M.W.C. [87347], Peru 75543.000
Chase, M.W.C. [87097], Ecuador 74824.000
Chase, M.W.C. [87337], Colombia 75662.000
Chase, M.W.C. [83319], Mexico 75684.000
Chase, M.W.C. [88054], Peru 75700.000
Chase, M.W.C. [87335] 75699.000
Chase, M.W.C. [85049] 75741.000
Chase, M.W.C. [88050], Jamaica 75854.000
Chase, M.W.C. [88055], Peru 75859.000
Chase, M.W. [86089] 75784.000
Chase, M.W. [87206] 76323.000
Chase, M.W.C. [85056] 76280.000
Chase, M.W.C. [86016] 76290.000
Chase, M.W.C. [86004] 76287.000
Chase, M.W.C. [84036], Panama 76298.000
Harley, R.M. [25266], Brazil K000940960
Vieira, M.C.W. [1690], Brazil K000940966
Rolfe, R.A. [s.n.], Brazil K000940967
Gifford, D.R. [G213], Brazil K000847182
Chase, M.W. [83141], Mexico 76335.000
Chase, M.W.C. [85088] 74802.000
Chase, M.W.C. [86023] 75351.000
Williams, L.O. [6340], Brazil K000940964
Chase, M.W.C. [85071] 75457.000
Chase, M.W.C. [82081], Mexico 75591.000
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940968
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940969
Chase, M.W. [83329], Mexico 76383.000
Chase, M.W.C. [87294], Peru 75846.000
Chase, M.W. [86125] 76317.000
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000847187
Chase, M.W.C. [85057] 75717.000
Chase, M.W.C. [82106], Mexico 75818.000
Williams, L.O. [6500], Brazil K000940963
Chase, M.W.C. [87287], Peru 75638.000
Chase, M.W.C. [85072] 75495.000
Vieira, M.C.W. [1690], Brazil K000940958
Chase, M.W.C. [84561], Brazil 75185.000
Gardner [s.n.], Brazil K000847188
Chase, M.W.C. [86098] 75675.000
Chase, M.W.C. [83012] 75149.000
Chase, M.W.C. [88049], Jamaica 75853.000
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000940972
Moricand [2339], Brazil K000847185
Burchell [9662], Brazil K000847186
Chase, M.W.C. [82229] 75141.000
Giulietti, A.M. [CFCR13692], Brazil K000940959
Chase, M.W.C. [81046] 75560.000
Chase, M.W. [87211] 76324.000
Chase, M.W.C. [86100] 75540.000
Chase, M.W. [87343] 75871.000
s.coll. [4], Brazil K000940965
Burchell [1874], Brazil K000847183
Chase, M.W.C. [87097], Ecuador 74864.000
Chase, M.W.C. [88056] 75860.000
Chase, M.W.C. [85107] 75350.000
Chase, M.W.C. [88009], Peru 75691.000
Blanchet [2339], Brazil K000847189
Chase, M.W.C. [83008], Costa Rica 75147.000
Chase, M.W.C. [88007], Peru 74853.000
Chase, M.W.C. [88036], Peru 75850.000
Harley, R.M. [25266], Brazil K000940961
Arbo, M.M. [4590], Brazil K000940962
Chase, M.W.C. [87117], Ecuador 75830.000
Sakuragui, C.M. [CFCR15075], Brazil K000940957
Chase, M.W.C. [83013], Mexico 75150.000
Glaziou, A. [22179], Brazil K000847184
Chase, M.W.C. [87073], Ecuador 76449.000
Chase, M.W.C. [83018] 75153.000
Chase, M.W. [83329], Mexico 75435.000
Moore, F.W. [s.n.], Brazil K000940970
Dusén, P. [9026], Brazil K000940971
Chase, M.W.C. [85048] 74803.000
Chase, M.W. [87073] 75865.000
Chase, M.W.C. [83192], Costa Rica Sigmatostalix 75740.000
Stannard, B.L. [L1], Venezuela Odontoglossum 63268.000
Spruce, R. [5105], Ecuador Odontoglossum K000201838

First published in Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Nya Handl. 21: 239 (1800)

Accepted by

  • Dalström, S. (2012). New combinations in Odontoglossum (Orchidaceae: Oncidiinae) and a solution to a taxonomic conundrum Lankesteriana 12: 53-60.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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.

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