1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aechmea Ruiz & Pav.
      1. Aechmea penduliflora André

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Costa Rica to S. Tropical America.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 97 - 1440 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guyana, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

    Recorded in error in:

    Nicaragua

    Aechmea penduliflora André appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [10373], Brazil K000893719
    Jan 1, 1894 André, E.F. [378], Colombia K000322243 holotype
    Milliken, W. [M262], Brazil K000893720

    First published in Énum. Bromél.: 3 (1888)

    Accepted by

    • Cáceres González, D.A., Schulte, K., Schmidt, M. & Zizka, G. (2011). A synopsis of the Bromeliaceae of Panama, including new records for the country Willdenowia 41: 357-369.
    • 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.
    • Morales, J.F. (2009). Novedades y notas misceláneas en las Bromeliaceae de Mesoamérica Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 3: 113-116.
    • Aguirre-Santoro, J. & Betancur, J. (2008). Sinopsis del Género Aechmea (Bromeliaceae) para Colombia Caldasia 30: 265-288.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    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.
    • Cáceres González, D.A., Schulte, K., Schmidt, M. & Zizka, G. (2011). A synopsis of the Bromeliaceae of Panama, including new records for the country Willdenowia 41: 357-369.
    • Morales, J.F. (2009). Novedades y notas misceláneas en las Bromeliaceae de Mesoamérica Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 3: 113-116.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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