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Hoplocryptanthus glaziovii
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Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Genus: Hoplocryptanthus
(Mez) Leme, S.Heller & Zizka
  • Cryptanthus subg. Hoplocryptanthus Mez

Hoplocryptanthus is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Bromeliaceae.[2] It was formerly treated as the subgenus Hoplocryptanthus of the genus Cryptanthus.[1]

Its native range is Southeastern Brazil.[2]



  1. ^ a b Gouda, E.J.; Butcher, D.; Gouda, C.S. (2022). "genus Hoplocryptanthus (Mez) Leme, S. Heller & Zizka". Encyclopaedia of Bromeliads. Utrecht University Botanic Gardens. Retrieved 2022-11-10.
  2. ^ a b c "Hoplocryptanthus (Mez) Leme, S.Heller & Zizka | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science". Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 10 November 2022.