1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aechmea Ruiz & Pav.
      1. Aechmea bromeliifolia (Rudge) Baker ex Benth. & Hook.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Mexico to NE. Argentina.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Aechmea bromeliifolia (Rudge) Baker ex Benth. & Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 29, 2013 Glaziou [16405], Brazil K000893838
    Jan 29, 2013 Glaziou [16405], Brazil K000893839
    Nov 1, 2007 Henicka, G.S. [105], Mato Grosso K000578495
    Nov 1, 2006 Projeto Flora Cristalino [442], Mato Grosso K000578498
    Jan 1, 1977 Philcox, D. [4605], Brazil K000307999 holotype
    Jan 1, 1972 Irwin, H.S. [34489], Brazil K000893846
    Jan 1, 1972 Irwin, H.S. [34489], Brazil K000893847
    Jan 1, 1970 Richards, P.W. [6523], Brazil K000893822
    Jan 1, 1970 Santos, R.R. [1750], Brazil K000893820
    Jan 1, 1969 Irwin, H.S. [23608], Brazil K000893844
    Jan 1, 1969 Irwin, H.S. [23608], Brazil K000893845
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [9516], Brazil K000893824
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [9516], Brazil K000893825
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [15835], Brazil K000893841
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [15835], Brazil K000893842
    Jan 1, 1965 Prance, G.T. [58571], Brazil K000893829
    Jul 1, 1956 Duarte, A.P. [2703], Brazil K000893826
    Jul 1, 1956 Duarte, A.P. [2703], Brazil K000893827
    Jan 1, 1931 Dusén, P. [s.n.], Brazil K000893831
    Jan 1, 1894 Burchell, W.J. [3687], Brazil K000893815
    Jan 1, 1894 Poiteau, P.A. [s.n.], Brazil K000893816
    Jan 1, 1894 Bromel [278] K000893832
    Richards, P.W. [6523], Brazil K000893823
    Harley, R.M. [20721], Bahia K000294600
    Harley, R.M. [20721], Bahia K000294601
    Harley, R.M. [20721], Bahia K000294599
    Philcox, D. [4605], Brazil 6049.127
    Philcox, D. [3538], Brazil K000893834
    Philcox, D. [3538], Brazil K000893835
    Philcox, D. [4526], Brazil K000893840
    Burchell [4765], Brazil K000893817
    Burchell [4404] K000893830
    Burchell [4404], Brazil K000893836
    Ratter, J.A. [R.3819], Brazil K000893843
    Furlan, A. [CFCR1958], Bahia K000294596
    Furlan, A. [CFCR1958], Bahia K000294597
    Furlan, A. [CFCR1958], Bahia K000294598
    Coradin, L. [6421], Bahia K000294595
    Trinidad & Tobago K000322224 Unknown type material
    Dusén, P. [7024], Brazil K000893837
    Santos, R.R. [R1750], Brazil K000893821
    Glaziou, A. [14341], Brazil K000893818
    Glaziou, A. [13253], Brazil K000893819
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000893833

    First published in Gen. Pl. 3: 664 (1883)

    Accepted by

    • Versieux, L.M., Wendt, T., Batista Louzada, R. & das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M. (2008 publ. 2009). Bromeliaceae da Cadeia do Espinhaço Megadiversidade 4: 98-110.
    • Aguirre-Santoro, J. & Betancur, J. (2008). Sinopsis del Género Aechmea (Bromeliaceae) para Colombia Caldasia 30: 265-288.
    • Martinelli, G., Magalhães Vieira, C., Gonzalez, M., Leitman, P., Piratininga, A. Ferreira da Costa, A. & Campostrini Forzza, R. (2008). Bromeliaceae da Mata Atlântica Brasileira: lista de espécies, distribuição e conservação Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 59: 209-258.
    • 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.
    • Sant'Ana Melhem, T., das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M., Ehlin Martins, S., Jung-Mendaçolli, S.L., Shepherd, G.J. & Kirizawa, M. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 5: 1-476. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.
    • Versieux, L.M. & Wendt, T. (2006). Checklist of Bromeliaceae of Minas Gerais, Brazil, with notes on taxonomy and endemism Selbyana 27: 107-146.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

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