New records in the Orchidaceae family from Oaxaca, Mexico

Rodolfo Solano-Gómez, Eduardo Martínez-Ovando, Aarón Martínez-Feria, José Antonio Gutiérrez-Caballero

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© 2016 Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Instituto de Biología Four additions in the Orchidaceae family for Oaxaca, Mexico are reported in this work: Barkeria skinneri, Chysis limminghei, Habenaria macvaughiana, and Lepanthes vivipara. The presence of these species in Oaxaca is documented from specimens recently collected during floristic studies. For each species, information about synonyms, voucher specimens, distribution, habitat and comparison with morphologically similar taxa is provided. Also, for each species a photo and a map showing their new localities in Oaxaca are included. With the additions here reported the richness for orchids from Oaxaca rises to 733 taxa.
Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)1348-1351
Number of pages4
JournalRevista Mexicana de Biodiversidad
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2016


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