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H Catopsis sessiliflora (Ruiz & Pav.) Mez is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 232459) with original publication details: Monogr. Phan. 9: 625 1896.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Bromelia sessiliflora (Ruiz & Pav.) Lodd. ex Loudon Synonym H WCSP
Catopsis aloides (Schltdl. & Cham.) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Catopsis apicroides (Schltdl. & Cham.) Baker Synonym H WCSP
Catopsis modesta F.Muell. Synonym H WCSP
Catopsis nutans var. erecta Wittm. Synonym L WCSP
Catopsis schindleri Mez & Wercklé Synonym H WCSP
Catopsis sessiliflora var. dioica L.B.Sm. Synonym L WCSP
Catopsis tenuis Cufod. Synonym H WCSP
Pogospermum sessiliflorum (Ruiz & Pav.) Brongn. Synonym H WCSP
Pogospermum sessiliflorum Ruiz & Pav. Synonym M TRO
Tillandsia aloides Schltdl. & Cham. Synonym H WCSP
Tillandsia apicroides Schltdl. & Cham. Synonym H WCSP
Tillandsia sessiliflora Ruiz & Pav. Synonym H WCSP
Tussacia aloides E. Morren ex André Synonym M TRO
Tussacia apicroides Beer [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Tussacia sessiliflora (Ruiz & Pav.) Beer Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-232459, and has not been changed.