1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Tillandsia L.
      1. Tillandsia flexuosa Sw.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Florida, Caribbean, SE. Mexico to N. South America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Aruba, Bahamas, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Florida, French Guiana, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico Southeast, Netherlands Antilles, Panamá, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

    Tillandsia flexuosa Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 5, 1983 André, E.F. [695], Venezuela K000321938 Unknown type material
    Mar 5, 1983 André, E.F. [695], Venezuela K000321939 Unknown type material
    Mar 5, 1983 André, E.F. [695], Venezuela K000321940 Unknown type material
    Mar 5, 1983 André, E.F. [695], Venezuela K000321941 Unknown type material
    Mar 5, 1983 André, E.F. [695], Venezuela K000321942 Unknown type material
    Mar 1, 1967 Eggers [5667], Trinidad & Tobago K000584874
    Mar 1, 1967 De Schack [s.n.], Trinidad & Tobago K000321807 Unknown type material
    Oct 1, 1962 Steyermark, J.A. [89294], Venezuela K000976188
    64824.000
    Harrison, S.G. [1469], Guyana K000976187
    Jenman, G.S. [6765], Guyana K000976186

    First published in Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 56 (1788)

    Accepted by

    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • 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.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2005). Monocotyledons and Gymnosperms of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 52: 1-415.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Correll, D.S. & Correll, H.B. (1982). Flora of the Bahama Archipelago: 1-1692. J.Cramer, Vaduz.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Correll, D.S. & Correll, H.B. (1982). Flora of the Bahama Archipelago: 1-1692. J.Cramer, Vaduz.

    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