Fosterella schidosperma

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Fosterella schidosperma
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Genus: Fosterella
F. schidosperma
Binomial name
Fosterella schidosperma
  • Chlorophytum schidospermum Baker
  • Lindmania schidosperma (Baker) Ravenna
  • Schidospermum sanseviera Griseb.
  • Cottendorfia rusbyi Baker ex Rusby

Fosterella schidosperma is a species of flowering plant in Bromeliaceae family.[1] It is native to Peru and Bolivia.[3][4][5][6]

Two varieties are recognized:[3]

  • Fosterella schidosperma var. schidosperma
  • Fosterella schidosperma var. vestita L.B.Sm. & Read


  1. ^ a b "Fosterella schidosperma (Baker) L.B.Sm". Plants of the World Online. The Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. n.d. Retrieved July 22, 2020.
  2. ^ "Fosterella schidosperma (Baker) L.B.Sm". World Flora Online. The World Flora Online Consortium. n.d. Retrieved July 22, 2020.
  3. ^ a b c Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  4. ^ Krömer, Thorsten; Kessler, Michael; Holst, Bruce K.; Luther, Harry E.; Gouda, Eric J.; Ibisch, Pierre L.; Till, Walter; Vásquez, Roberto (1 October 1999). "Checklist of Bolivian Bromeliaceae with Notes on Species Distribution and Levels of Endemism". Selbyana. 20 (2): 201–223. ISSN 2689-0682. JSTOR 41760025.
  5. ^ Krömer, T. 1999. Checklist of Bolivian Bromeliaceae with notes on species distribution and levels of endemism. Selbyana 20(2): 201–223
  6. ^ Smith, L.B. & R. J. Downs. 1974. Pitcairnioideae (Bromeliaceae), Part I. Flora Neotropica, Monograph 14(1): 1–660.