Genus: Aechmea Ruiz & Pav.

Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Genus number: 221
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 24 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Hoiriri Adans., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Aguirre-Santoro, J. et al. 2016. Molecular phylogenetics of the Ronnbergia Alliance (Bromeliaceae, Bromelioideae) and insights into their morphological evolution. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 100:1-20. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2016.04.007
  2. International Society for Horticultural Science. International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). Note:

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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 11 July 2020.