1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Orthophytum Beer
      1. Orthophytum maracasense L.B.Sm.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (S. Bahia, Minas Gerais).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast

    Orthophytum maracasense L.B.Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1999 Ganev, W. [1182], Brazil K000976552
    Jan 1, 1999 Ganev, W. [2482], Brazil K000976556
    Apr 24, 1998 Ganev, W. [3478], Brazil K000976554
    Apr 24, 1998 Ganev, W. [3478], Brazil K000976555
    Jan 1, 1997 Pirani, J.R. [H51391], Brazil K000976553
    Foster, M.B. [2471], Bahia K000294504 holotype
    Foster, M.B. [2471], Bahia K000294503 holotype
    Foster, M.B. [2471], Bahia K000294502 holotype

    First published in Smithsonian Misc. Collect. 126(1): 33 (1955)

    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.
    • Versieux, L.M. & Wendt, T. (2006). Checklist of Bromeliaceae of Minas Gerais, Brazil, with notes on taxonomy and endemism Selbyana 27: 107-146.
    • 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
    • Versieux, L.M. & Wendt, T. (2006). Checklist of Bromeliaceae of Minas Gerais, Brazil, with notes on taxonomy and endemism Selbyana 27: 107-146.

    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