Aechmea cylindrata

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Aechmea cylindrata
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Genus: Aechmea
Subgenus: Ortgiesia
Species: A. cylindrata
Binomial name
Aechmea cylindrata
Lindm.
Synonyms[1]
  • Aechmea hyacinthus F.Muell.
  • Ortgiesia cylindrata (Lindm.) L.B.Sm. & W.J.Kress
  • Aechmea cylindrata var. micrantha Lindm.

Aechmea cylindrata is a bromeliad, native to southeastern Brazil from São Paulo to Santa Catarina.[1][2][3] This plant is cited in Flora Brasiliensis by Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius,[4] and it is often used as an ornamental plant.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ Sant'Ana Melhem, T., das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M., Ehlin Martins, S., Jung-Mendaçolli, S.L., Shepherd, G.J. & Kirizawa, M. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 5: 1-476. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.
  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. ^ Flora Brasiliensis: Aechmea cylindrata

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