Taxon: Vriesea splendens (Brongn.) Lem.

 
Genus: Vriesea
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Tillandsioideae
Tribe: Vrieseeae
Nomen number: 41930
Place of publication: Fl. Serres Jard. Eur. 6(misc.):162. 1850
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 08-Sep-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  3. Fournet, J. Flore illustree des phanerogames de Guadeloupe et de Martinique. 1978 (F GuadMart)
  4. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Lasser, T., ed. Flora de Venezuela. (F Venez)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. (F Suriname)
  9. Rauh, W. 1981. Bromelien 304.
  10. Smith, L. B. 1967. Bromeliaceae of the Guayana Highland Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14(3):53.
  11. Smith, L. B. & R. J. Downs 1977. Tillandsioideae (Bromeliaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 14(2):1217.
  12. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)

Check other web resources for Vriesea splendens (Brongn.) Lem. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Vriesea splendens 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?id=41930. Accessed 20 May 2018.