1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Tillandsia L.
      1. Tillandsia streptophylla Scheidw.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Central America, NW. Caribbean.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bahamas, Belize, Cayman Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Turks-Caicos Is.

    Tillandsia streptophylla Scheidw. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Langlassé, E. [370], Mexico K000321780 Unknown type material

    First published in Hort. Belge 3: 252 (1836)

    Accepted by

    • Cáceres González, D.A., Schulte, K., Schmidt, M. & Zizka, G. (2013). Diversity and levels of endemism of the Bromeliaceae of Costa Rica - an updated checklist PhytoKeys 29: 17-62.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Espejo-Serna, A., López-Ferrari, A.R., Martínez-Correa, N. & Pulido-Esparza, V.A. (2007). Bromeliad flora of Oaxaca, Mexico: richness and distribution Acta Botanica Mexicana 81: 71-147. Instituto de Ecología A.C.
    • Espejo-Serna, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (2005). Bromeliaceae Flora de Veracruz 136: 1-307. Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones sobre Recursos Bióticos, Xalapa, Veracruz.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Cáceres González, D.A., Schulte, K., Schmidt, M. & Zizka, G. (2013). Diversity and levels of endemism of the Bromeliaceae of Costa Rica - an updated checklist PhytoKeys 29: 17-62.
    • Correll, D.S. & Correll, H.B. (1982). Flora of the Bahama Archipelago: 1-1692. J.Cramer, Vaduz.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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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