Taxon: Aechmea magdalenae (André) André ex Baker

 
Genus: Aechmea
Family: Bromeliaceae
  Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Nomen number: 70053
Place of publication: Handb. Bromel. 65. 1889
Name Verified on: 28-Aug-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Feb-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Zander ed13)
  • Materials: fiber (fide Mansf Ency)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Chiapas, - Oaxaca, - Quintana Roo, - Veracruz
  • Southern America

    • Central America: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Western South America: Colombia; Ecuador

  • Cultivated:

  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
  • Southern America

    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Western South America: Ecuador

References:

  • Dodson, C. H. & A. H. Gentry Flora of the Rio Palenque science center. 1978 (F RPalenq)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Espejo-Serna, A. et al. 2004. Checklist of Mexican Bromeliaceae with notes on species distribution and levels of endemism (Selbyana) 25:37.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  • Lasser, T., ed. Flora de Venezuela. 1964- (F Venez)
  • Smith, L. B. 1967. Bromeliaceae of the Guayana Highland Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14(3):62.
  • Smith, L. B. & R. J. Downs 1979. Bromelioideae (Bromeliaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 14(3):1938-1940.
  • Smith, L. B. & W. J. Kress 1989. New or restored genera of Bromeliaceae (Phytologia) 66:78.
  • St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  • Standley, P. C. Flora of Costa Rica. 1937-1939 (F CRStand)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Aechmea magdalenae (André) André ex Baker :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • 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 Aechmea magdalenae 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.