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H Aechmea recurvata (Klotzsch) L.B.Sm. 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 218217) with original publication details: Contr. Gray Herb. 98: 5 1932.

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 ampullacea Mez Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea ampullacea var. longifolia Hassl. Synonym L WCSP
Aechmea legrelliana (Baker) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Aechmea recurvata var. albobracteata Strehl Synonym L WCSP
Aechmea recurvata var. recurvata Synonym L WCSP
Billbergia legrelliana Baker Synonym H WCSP
Billbergia legrelloe E.Morren Synonym H WCSP
Hohenbergia legrelliana Baker Synonym H WCSP
Macrochordion recurvatum Klotzsch Synonym H WCSP
Macrochordium recurvata Klotzsch Synonym M TRO
Ortgiesia legrelliana (Baker) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Ortgiesia palleolata E.Morren Synonym H WCSP
Ortgiesia recurvata (Klotzsch) L.B.Sm. & W.J.Kress Synonym H WCSP
Ortgiesia tillandsioides var. subexserta Regel Synonym L WCSP
Portea legrelliana (Baker) G.Nicholson 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 recurvata var. benrathii (Mez) Reitz Accepted L WCSP 3
Aechmea recurvata var. ortgiesii (Baker) Reitz Accepted L WCSP 2

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-218217.

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