Catopsis

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Catopsis
Catopsis berteroniana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Tillandsioideae
Genus: Catopsis
Griseb.
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Catopsis distribution

Catopsis is a genus of the botanical family Bromeliaceae, subfamily Tillandsioideae. The genus name is from the Greek “kata” (hanging down) and “opsis” (appearance). Catopsis is a genus of plants that can be found from Florida to the eastern parts of Brazil, including the Caribbean. One of the species, Catopsis berteroniana, is thought to be carnivorous.

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