Taxon: Aechmea distichantha Lem.

 
Genus: Aechmea
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Nomen number: 312526
Place of publication: Jard. fleur. 3: t. 269. 1853, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) Billbergia distichostachya Lem., nom. rej. & the heterotypic synonym Billbergia polystachya Lindl. & Paxton, nom. rej.
Typification:
Name Verified on: 26-Aug-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil (Minas Gerais to Rio Grande do Sul)
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Misiones] Paraguay, Uruguay


References:

  1. Brummitt, R. K. 1999. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 48 (Taxon) 48:360.
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  3. Grant, J. R. 1996. (1243) Proposal to conserve the name Aechmea distichantha (Bromeliaceae: Bromelioideae) (Taxon) 45:547-548.
  4. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  5. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  6. Smith, L. B. & R. J. Downs 1979. Bromelioideae (Bromeliaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 14(3):1889.
  7. Smith, L. B. & W. J. Kress 1990. New genera of Bromeliaceae (Phytologia) 69:272.

Check other web resources for Aechmea distichantha Lem. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Aechmea distichantha cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?312526. Accessed 17 June 2018.