1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aechmea Ruiz & Pav.
      1. Aechmea tocantina Baker

        This species is accepted, and its native range is 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. 156 - 450 m.; Orinoquia.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela

    Aechmea tocantina Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 1986 Vasconcelos, R.T.P. [454], Brazil K000893724
    Feb 1, 1971 Philcox, D. [4527], Brazil K000893727
    Feb 1, 1971 Philcox, D. [4527], Brazil K000893728
    Feb 1, 1971 Argent, G.C. [6625], Brazil K000893733
    Feb 1, 1971 Argent, G.C. [6625], Brazil K000893734
    Jan 1, 1970 Richards, P.W. [6522], Brazil K000893737
    Jan 1, 1970 Harley, R.M. [11191], Brazil K000893725
    Jan 1, 1970 Ratter, J.A. [2056], Brazil K000893729
    Jan 1, 1970 Santos, R.R. [1499], Brazil K000893731
    Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [4335], Brazil K000893735
    Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [4335], Brazil K000893736
    Richards, P.W. [6522], Brazil K000893738
    Harley, R.M. [11191], Brazil K000893726
    Stannard, B.L. [757], Brazil K000893721
    Stannard, B.L. [757], Brazil K000893722
    Stannard, B.L. [757], Brazil K000893723
    Ratter, J.A. [R2056], Brazil K000893730
    Santos, R.R. [R1499], Brazil K000893732

    First published in Handb. Bromel.: 39 (1889)

    Accepted by

    • 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
    • Aguirre-Santoro, J. & Betancur, J. (2008). Sinopsis del Género Aechmea (Bromeliaceae) para Colombia Caldasia 30: 265-288.

    Sources

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

    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