Billbergia porteana Brongn. ex Beer

First published in Fam. Bromel.: 115 (1856)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Brazil to Paraguay. It is a epiphyte or lithophyte and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Martinelli, G., Magalhães Vieira, C., Gonzalez, M., Leitman, P., Piratininga, A. Ferreira da Costa, A. & Campostrini Forzza, R. (2008). Bromeliaceae da Mata Atlântica Brasileira: lista de espécies, distribuição e conservação. Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 59: 209-258.
  • Sant'Ana Melhem, T., das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M., Ehlin Martins, S., Jung-Mendaçolli, S.L., Shepherd, G.J. & Kirizawa, M. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 5: 1-476. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.
  • Versieux, L.M. & Wendt, T. (2006). Checklist of Bromeliaceae of Minas Gerais, Brazil, with notes on taxonomy and endemism. Selbyana 27: 107-146.
  • Versieux, L.M., Wendt, T., Batista Louzada, R. & das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M. (2008 publ. 2009). Bromeliaceae da Cadeia do Espinhaço. Megadiversidade 4: 98-110.
  • Wendt, T., do Santos Coser, T., Fernandes, H.B. & Martinelli, G. (2010). Bromaliaceae do município de Santa Teresa, Espírito Santo: lista de espécies, distribuição, Conservação e comentérios taxonômicos. Boletim do Museu de Biologia Mello Leitão 27: 21-53.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Sant'Ana Melhem, T., das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M., Ehlin Martins, S., Jung-Mendaçolli, S.L., Shepherd, G.J. & Kirizawa, M. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 5: 1-476. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 1985 Lewis, G.P. [CFCR7462], Bahia K000294623 Yes
Oct 1, 1985 Lewis, G.P. [CFCR7462], Bahia K000294624 Yes
Oct 1, 1985 Lewis, G.P. [CFCR7462], Bahia K000294625 Yes
May 1, 1979 Harley, R.M. [19459], Bahia K000294621 Yes
May 1, 1979 Harley, R.M. [19459], Bahia K000294622 Yes
May 1, 1979 Harley, R.M. [19459], Bahia K000294620 Yes
Oct 1, 1966 Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K000976729 Yes
Harley, R.M. [16205], Bahia K000294630 Yes
Harley, R.M. [16205], Bahia K000294629 Yes
Furlan, A. [CFCR292], Bahia K000294626 Yes
Glaziou [16426], Brazil K000976728 Yes
Furlan, A. [CFCR292], Bahia K000294628 Yes
Weir, J. [s.n.], Brazil K000976730 Yes
Furlan, A. [CFCR292], Bahia K000294627 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images