Pitcairnia caduciflora

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Pitcairnia caduciflora
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Genus: Pitcairnia
Species: P. caduciflora
Binomial name
Pitcairnia caduciflora
Rauh & E.Gross

Pitcairnia caduciflora is a species of plant in the family Bromeliaceae. It is endemic to Ecuador, where it is known from only one site in Pastaza Province. It is an epiphyte that grows in the forests of the lower Andes, and it is threatened by habitat destruction.[1]


  1. ^ Manzanares, J.M. & Pitman, N. 2003. Pitcairnia caduciflora. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2003: Downloaded on 09 September 2015.