The following Participating Institutions are custodians for this species in the CPC National Collection:
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
The conservation of Basiphyllaea corallicola is fully sponsored.
Devon Powell contributed to this Plant Profile.
The Carter's orchid is a diminutive terrestrial orchid that is listed as endangered by the state of Florida.
Distribution & Occurrence
In Florida, this plant is known to occur in the pine rockland ecosystem.
|~ 436 individuals in Miami-Dade county pine rockland preserves. The numbers of plants in Everglades National Park and the National Key Deer Refuge are unknown.|
Conservation, Ecology & Research