Tillandsia L.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.

Native to:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Aruba, Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Cayman Is., Chile Central, Chile North, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Georgia, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Netherlands Antilles, New Mexico, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Southwest Caribbean, Suriname, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Virginia, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Queensland, Society Is.

Tillandsia L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 4, 1983 Irwin, H.S. [34481], Brazil K000976214 Yes
Dayton, N.M. [2033], Ecuador 63157.000 No
Camerik, A.M. [b619], Brazil K000976209 Yes
Graham [s.n.], Brazil K000976215 Yes
Melo, E. [PCD 1783], Brazil K000976204 Yes
Inácio, E. [78], Brazil K000976212 Yes
Inácio, E. [78], Brazil K000976213 Yes
Villarouco, F.M.O. [122], Brazil K000976210 Yes
Oliveira, F.C.A. [1185], Brazil K000976207 Yes
Burchell [3493], Brazil K000976216 Yes
Fonseca, M.L. [2433], Brazil K000976206 Yes
Campelo, M.J. [47], Brazil K000976211 Yes
74906.000 No
Orlandi, R. [PCD 503], Brazil K000976205 Yes
Milliken, W. [291], Brazil K000976208 Yes

First published in Sp. Pl.: 286 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Barfuss, M.H.J., Till, W., Leme, E.M.C., Pinzón, J.P., Manzanares, J.M., Halbritter, H., Samuel, R. & Brown, G.K. (2016). Taxonomic revision of Bromeliaceae subfam. Tillandsioideae based on multi-locus DNA sequence phylogeny and morphology Phytotaxa 279: 1-97.
  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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