1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Billbergia Thunb.
      1. Billbergia morelii Brongn.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Brazil.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast

    Billbergia morelii Brongn. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 12, 1901 Elwes, H.J. [s.n.] K000976709
    Jan 1, 1894 Glaziou, A. [15478], Brazil K000976712
    Harley, R.M. [17522], Bahia K000294632
    Harley, R.M. [17522], Bahia K000294633
    Bahia K000322275 Unknown type material
    Glaziou [16438] K000976713
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000976710
    Strickland, C. [s.n.] K000976714
    Macleay, G. [s.n.] K000976711

    First published in Portef. Hort. 2: 97 (1848)

    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.
    • 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.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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