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H Aechmea distichantha Lem. 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 217928) with original publication details: Jard. Fleur. 3: t. 269 1853.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:5417-2.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aechmea brasiliensis Regel Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea distichantha f. albiflora L.B.Sm. Synonym L WCSP
Aechmea distichantha var. distichantha Synonym L WCSP
Aechmea distichantha f. distichantha Synonym L TRO
Aechmea excavata Baker Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea hookeri Lem. Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea microphylla Mez Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea myriophylla E.Morren ex Baker Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea platyphylla Hassl. Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea polystachia (Lindl. & Paxton) Mez Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea polystachia var. excavata (Baker) Mez Synonym L WCSP
Aechmea polystachya var. longifolia A.Cast. Synonym L WCSP
Aechmea polystachya var. myriophylla Hassl. Synonym L WCSP
Billbergia distichostachya Lem. Synonym H WCSP
Billbergia polystachia Lindl. & Paxton Synonym H WCSP
Hohenbergia distichantha (Lem.) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Hoplophytum distichanthum (Lem.) Beer Synonym H WCSP
Hoplophytum polystachium (Lindl. & Paxton) Beer Synonym H WCSP
Nidularium hydrophorum Rojas Synonym H WCSP
Platyaechmea distichantha (Lem.) L.B.Sm. & W.J.Kress Synonym H WCSP
Platyaechmea distichantha f. albiflora (L.B.Sm.) L.B.Sm. & W.J.Kress Synonym L WCSP
Quesnelia distchantha (Lem.) Lindm. Synonym M TRO
Quesnelia distichanta (Lem.) Lindm. Synonym H WCSP
Tillandsia polystachia Vell. [Illegitimate] 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 distichantha var. glaziovii (Baker) L.B.Sm. Accepted L WCSP 6
Aechmea distichantha var. schlumbergeri E.Morren ex Mez Accepted L WCSP 5
Aechmea distichantha var. vernicosa E.Pereira Accepted L WCSP 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-217928.

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