Quesnelia

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Quesnelia
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Quesnelia testudo
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Genus: Quesnelia
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Quesnelia is a genus of the botanical family Bromeliaceae, subfamily Bromelioideae. The genus is named For M. Quesnel, French consul to French Guiana.[1] Endemic to eastern Brazil, this genus contains 20 species. This genus has two recognized subgenera: the type subgenus and Billbergiopsis Mez.

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  1. ^ Bromeliad Info - Genera Etymology