Aechmea comata

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Aechmea comata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Genus: Aechmea
Subgenus: Ortgiesia
Species: A. comata
Binomial name
Aechmea comata
(Gaudichaud) Baker
Synonyms[1]
  • Pothuava comata Gaudich.
  • Hoplophytum comatum (Gaudich.) Beer
  • Hohenbergia comata (Gaudich.) Baker
  • Hoplophytum tetrastachyum Beer
  • Hoplophytum lindenii E.Morren
  • Aechmea lindenii (E.Morren) Baker
  • Macrochordion lindenii (E.Morren) Wittm.
  • Aechmea makoyana Jacob-Makoy
  • Hoplophytum lineatum W.Bull
  • Lamprococcus speciosus W.Bull
  • Hoplophytum makoyanum Micheli
  • Billbergia forgetiana Sander
  • Aechmea lindenii var. makoyana Mez
  • Aechmea comata var. makoyana (Mez) L.B.Sm.
  • Ortgiesia lindenii (E.Morren) L.B.Sm. & W.J.Kress
  • Ortgiesia lindenii var. makoyana (Mez) L.B.Sm. & W.J.Kress

Aechmea comata is a species of the genus Aechmea. This species is endemic to southern Brazil.[1][2]

Cultivars[edit]

Many cultivars have been created, including:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ BSI Cultivar Registry Retrieved 11 October 2009