1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Pitcairnia L'Hér.
      1. Pitcairnia maidifolia (C.Morren) Decne. ex Planch.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central America to Suriname and Ecuador.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guyana, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panamá, Suriname, Venezuela

    Pitcairnia maidifolia (C.Morren) Decne. ex Planch. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [9896], Brazil K000973307
    K000321558 Unknown type material
    Sandwith, N.Y. [1388], Guyana 22394.000
    Hooker [s.n.] K000321612 holotype
    Hooker [s.n.] K000321613 holotype

    First published in Fl. Serres Jard. Eur. 9: 151 (1854)

    Accepted by

    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Gouda, E.J. (2009). Studies on the Flora of the Guianas: the genus Pitcairnia (Bromeliaceae) Selbyana 30: 80-88.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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