1. Family: Bromeliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Wittmackia Mez
      1. Wittmackia lingulata (L.) Mez

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Costa Rica to Brazil, Caribbean.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bahamas, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Costa Rica, French Guiana, Guyana, Leeward Is., Panamá, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

    Wittmackia lingulata (L.) Mez appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    South Africa Aechmea lingulata 58282.000
    Hamilton, M.A. [MAH 1384] Aechmea lingulata 78356.000

    First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 3(3): 275 (1891)

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Aechmea lingulata.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Correll, D.S. & Correll, H.B. (1982). Flora of the Bahama Archipelago: 1-1692. J.Cramer, Vaduz.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0