1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Billbergia Thunb.
      1. Species: Billbergia tweedieana Baker
        1. Billbergia tweedieana var. latisepala L.B.Sm.

        This variety is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Rio de Janeiro).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Southeast

    Billbergia tweedieana var. latisepala L.B.Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Glaziou, A. [13476], Brazil K000976701
    Glaziou [15476], Brazil K000976702

    First published in Smithsonian Misc. Collect. 126(1): 22 (1955)

    Accepted by

    • Martinelli, G., Magalhães Vieira, C., Gonzalez, M., Leitman, P., Piratininga, A. Ferreira da Costa, A. & Campostrini Forzza, R. (2008). Bromeliaceae da Mata Atlântica Brasileira: lista de espécies, distribuição e conservação Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 59: 209-258.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    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/
    © 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 2019. 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