South Florida, the Greater Antilles (not Puerto Rico), Mexico, Central America and South America.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
NatureServe Global Status:
State of Florida Status:
Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
South Florida History and Distribution:
Ranked as critically imperiled in Rare Plants of South Florida (Gann et al. 2002
; pp 473-475) based on two occurrences in two conservation areas in Collier County: Big Cypress National Preserve, Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park.
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
For an image, visit the Orchid Species Photo Encyclopedia
website. See also Florida Natural Areas Inventory's Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Florida
page (Chafin 2000).
Synonyms: Maxillaria crassifolia