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Taxon: Ananas comosus (L.) Merr. var. bracteatus (Lindl.) Coppens & F. Leal

 
Genus: Ananas
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Nomen number: 463334
Place of publication: D. P. Bartholomew et al., Pineapple: bot., prod. uses 28. 2003
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Jun-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 12 (9 active, 6 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: boundary/barrier/support (as a living hedge) ornamental (as Ananas bracteatus) ornamental (as Ananas bracteatus)
  • Human food: beverage base (for fruit juice)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated



    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.), Paraguay


    Naturalized

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Alagoas, Espírito Santo, Minas Gerais, Paraná, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, São Paulo]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Corrientes, Misiones] Paraguay [Alto Paraná, Caaguazú]


References:

  1. Chan, Y. K. et al. 2003. Breeding and variety improvement. The pineapple: botany, production and uses 33-55. Note: CABI Publishing.
  2. Coppens d'Eeckenbrugge, G. & F. Leal. 2003. Morphology, anatomy and taxonomy. The pineapple: botany, production and uses 13-32. Note: CABI Publishing.
  3. Coppens d'Eeckenbrugge, G. & R. Govaerts. 2015. Synonymies in Ananas (Bromeliaceae). Phytotaxa 239:273-279.
  4. Souza Hilo de, E. et al. 2012. Genetic variation of the Ananas genus with ornamental potential. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 59:1357-1376.

Check other web resources for Ananas comosus (L.) Merr. var. bracteatus (Lindl.) Coppens & F. Leal :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Ananas comosus var. bracteatus 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=463334. Accessed 19 October 2019.