1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Pitcairnia L'Hér.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Guinea, Mexico to Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northwest, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Pitcairnia L'Hér. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [6021], Brazil K000973248
    Martinelli, G. [7613], Brazil K000973245
    74907.000
    Irwin, H.S. [27862], Brazil K000973246
    Alexander [1146], Ecuador 74614.000
    Madson, M.T. [6682], Brazil K000973247

    First published in Sert. Angl.: 7 (1789)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Sert. Angl. 7, t .11 (1789), nom. cons.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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