Aechmea bracteata (Sw.) Griseb. (Fl. Brit. W. I. 592. 1864.)
Localities: West Indies (exotic), Bahamas (exotic), Mexico (native), Central America (native), South America (native),
Synonyms: Bromelia bracteata Sw. (Prodr. 56. 1788.),
Citations:1). Correll, D.S. and H.B. Correll, 1982. Flora of the Bahama Archipelago. J. Cramer, FL-9490 Vaduz, Germany. 1692 pp. 2). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. 2008. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Website:
Last edited 18 Jan 07