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H Vriesea amazonica (Baker) Mez is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 271657) with original publication details: Fl. Bras. 3(3): 554 1894.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Tillandsia amazonica Baker Synonym H WCSP
Tillandsia gigantea Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f. Synonym H WCSP
Vriesea gigantea (Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) Mez [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Vriesea gigantea Mart. ex Schult. f. Synonym M TRO
Werauhia gigantea (Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) J.R.Grant Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-271657, and has not been changed.