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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:
Name Verified on: 08-Sep-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

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. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  3. Fournet, J. 1978. Flore illustrée des phanerogames de Guadeloupe et de Martinique
  4. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  5. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  6. Lasser, T., ed. 1964-. Flora de Venezuela.
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  8. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. 1932-. Flora of Suriname.
  9. Rauh, W. 1981. Bromelien. 304.
  10. Smith, L. B. & R. J. Downs. 1977. Tillandsioideae (Bromeliaceae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 14(2):1217.
  11. Smith, L. B. 1967. Bromeliaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14(3):53.
  12. St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands

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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=41930. Accessed 15 July 2019.