1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Pitcairnia L'Hér.
      1. Pitcairnia megasepala Baker

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Costa Rica to Colombia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Costa Rica, Panamá

    Pitcairnia megasepala Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Holton, I.F. [153], Colombia K000321600 holotype
    Schlim, L. [139], Colombia K000321604 Unknown type material
    André, E.F. [2861], Colombia K000321599 Unknown type material
    André, E.F. [1934], Colombia K000321601 Unknown type material
    André, E.F. [1934], Colombia K000321602 Unknown type material
    André, E.F. [1934], Colombia K000321603 Unknown type material

    First published in J. Bot. 19: 229 (1881)

    Accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • 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.
    • 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
    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