1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aechmea Ruiz & Pav.
      1. Aechmea contracta (Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) Baker

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Colombia, Guyana, Peru, Venezuela

    Aechmea contracta (Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in J. Bot. 17: 234 (1879)

    Accepted by

    • Aguirre-Santoro, J. & Betancur, J. (2008). Sinopsis del Género Aechmea (Bromeliaceae) para Colombia Caldasia 30: 265-288.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0