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Taxon: Ananas comosus (L.) Merr. var. parguazensis (Camargo & L. B. Sm.) Coppens & F. Leal

Genus: Ananas
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Nomen number: 463335
Place of publication: D. P. Bartholomew et al., Pineapple: bot., prod. uses 26. 2003
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Jun-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

Distributional Range:


    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela [Apure, Bolivar, Amazonas, Anzoategui, Falcon, Delta Amacuro]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Amazonas, Pará, Amapá, Rondônia, Roraima]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia [Meta, Chocó, Amazonas, Vaupés, Vichada]


  1. Coppens d'Eeckenbrugge, G. & F. Leal. 2003. Morphology, anatomy and taxonomy. The pineapple: botany, production and uses 13-32. Note: CABI Publishing.
  2. Coppens d'Eeckenbrugge, G. & R. Govaerts. 2015. Synonymies in Ananas (Bromeliaceae). Phytotaxa 239:273-279.
  3. Coppens d'Eeckenbrugge, G. et al. 2011. Chapter 2. Ananas. Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, tropical and subtropical fruits 21-41.
  4. Duval, M. F. et al. 2003. Relationships in Ananas and other related genera using chloroplast DNA restriction site variation. Genome 46:990-1004. Note: as Ananas parguazensis

Check other web resources for Ananas comosus (L.) Merr. var. parguazensis (Camargo & L. B. Sm.) Coppens & F. Leal :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Ananas comosus var. parguazensis 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=463335. Accessed 15 August 2020.