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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Genus: Ronnbergia
E.Morren & André

Ronnbergia is a genus of the botanical family Bromeliaceae, subfamily Bromelioideae. Native to South and Central America,[1][2] this genus was named for Auguste Ronnberg, Belgian Director of Agriculture and Horticulture in 1874.[3]


  1. Ronnbergia campanulata Gilmartin & H. Luther - Ecuador
  2. Ronnbergia carvalhoi Martinelli & Leme - Bahia
  3. Ronnbergia columbiana E. Morren - Colombia, Peru
  4. Ronnbergia deleonii L.B. Smith - Colombia, Ecuador
  5. Ronnbergia explodens L.B. Smith - Panama, Ecuador, Peru
  6. Ronnbergia hathewayi L.B. Smith - Costa Rica, Panama
  7. Ronnbergia killipiana L.B. Smith - Colombia, Ecuador
  8. Ronnbergia maidifolia Mez - Colombia, Panama
  9. Ronnbergia morreniana Linden & André - Colombia, Ecuador
  10. Ronnbergia neoregelioides Leme - Bahia
  11. Ronnbergia silvana Leme - Bahia
formerly included


  1. ^ Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ Biodiversity Mongabay, Ronnbergia campanulata
  3. ^ Bromeliad Info - Genera Etymology

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