1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cryptanthus Otto & A.Dietr.
      1. Cryptanthus acaulis (Lindl.) Beer

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Espírito Santo to Rio de Janeiro).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Southeast

    Cryptanthus acaulis (Lindl.) Beer appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Cryptanthus acaulis var. ruber 22393.000
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Cryptanthus acaulis var. ruber K000976440
    Jan 1, 1993 Haylock, M. [64/1443] Cryptanthus acaulis var. argenteus K000976439

    First published in Fam. Bromel.: 75 (1856)

    Accepted by

    • 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. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    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