Aechmea castelnavii

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Aechmea castelnavii
Aechmea castelnavii.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Genus: Aechmea
Species: A. castelnavii
Binomial name
Aechmea castelnavii
Baker
Synonyms[1]

Aechmea sprucei Mez

Aechmea castelnavii is a species of the genus Aechmea. This species is native to Costa Rica and northern South America (Bolivia, Venezuela, Colombia, Peru and Brazil).[1][2][3][4][5][6]

Cultivars[edit]

  • xNeomea Barbara Ruskin[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  3. ^ 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.
  4. ^ Aguirre-Santoro, J. & Betancur, J. (2008). Sinopsis del Género Aechmea (Bromeliaceae) para Colombia. Caldasia 30: 265-288.
  5. ^ Checklist of Bolivian Bromeliaceae Retrieved 21 October 2009
  6. ^ Cáceres González, D. A., K. Schulte, M. Schmidt & G. Zizka. 2013. Diversity and levels of endemism of the Bromeliaceae of Costa Rica - an updated checklist. PhytoKeys 29: 17–61.
  7. ^ BSI Cultivar Registry Retrieved 11 October 2009