Genus: Racinaea M. A. Spencer & L. B. Sm.

Possible synonym of: Tillandsia L.

Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Tillandsioideae
Tribe: Tillandsieae
Genus number: 17296
Last updated: 10-Jun-2011
Accession Count: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Barfuss, M. H. J. et al. 2005. Phylogenetic relationships in subfamily Tillandsioideae (Bromeliaceae) based on DNA sequence data from seven plastid regions. Amer. J. Bot. 92:337-351. Note: nested in Tillandsia
  2. Grant, J. R. 1994. The Tillandsia adpressa assemblage: a review and new combinations in Racinaea (Bromeliaceae: Tillandsioideae). Novon 4:362-364.
  3. Luther, H. E. 1994. A new species and two new combinations of Ecuadorian Bromeliaceae (Tillandsioideae). Nordic J. Bot. 14:327-329.
  4. Spencer, M. A. & L. B. Smith. 1993. Racinaea, a new genus of Bromeliaceae (Tillandsioideae). Phytologia 74:151-161.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 13 August 2020.