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H Aechmea mertensii (G.Mey.) Schult. & Schult.f. 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 218100) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 7(2): 1272 1830.

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 humilis Mez Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea mucroniflora Hook. Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea spicata Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f. Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea thyrsiflora (Willd. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) Schltdl. Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea wullschlaegeliana Mez Synonym H WCSP
Billbergia mertensii (G.Mey.) Miq. Synonym H WCSP
Bromelia mertensii G.Mey. Synonym H WCSP
Bromelia thrysiflora Willd. ex Schult.f. Synonym M TRO
Bromelia thyrsifolia Willd. ex Schult. & Schult.f. Synonym H WCSP
Hohenbergia martii Baker Synonym H WCSP
Hohenbergia mertensii (G.Mey.) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Hohenbergia mucroniflora (Hook.) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Hohenbergia spicata (Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Hoplophytum mertensii (G.Mey.) Beer Synonym H WCSP
Hoplophytum mucroniflora (Hook.) Beer Synonym H WCSP
Hoplophytum mucroniflorum (Hook.) Beer Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-218100, and has not been changed.