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H Aechmea aquilega (Salisb.) Griseb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Aechmea (family Bromeliaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 217809) with original publication details: Fl. Brit. W. I. 592 1864.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aechmea aquilega f. alba Oliva-Esteve Synonym L WCSP
Aechmea aquilega var. aquilega Synonym L WCSP
Aechmea aquilegioides Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea exsudans (Lodd.) E.Morren Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea meyeri Baker Synonym H WCSP
Bromelia aquilega Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Bromelia exsudans Lodd. Synonym H WCSP
Bromelia paniculigera Rchb. Synonym H WCSP
Bromelia surinamensis Miq. Synonym H WCSP
Gravisia aquilega (Salisb.) Mez Synonym H WCSP
Gravisia exsudans (Lodd.) Mez Synonym H WCSP
Hohenbergia exsudans (Lodd.) E.Morren Synonym H WCSP
Tillandsia exsudans (Lodd.) Desf. Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Aechmea aquilega var. chrysocoma (Baker) L.B.Sm. Accepted L WCSP 4

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-217809.

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