Catopsis berteroniana (Schult. & Schult. f.) Mez (in A.C.P. de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 9: 621. 1896.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Greater Antilles [Jamaica (native), Cuba (native), Hispaniola (native)[ Dominican Republic,], ], Bahamas (native), North America (native: FL), Mexico (native), Central America (native), South America (native),
Common Names: Mealy wild pine (Bahamas),
Synonyms: Tillandsia berteroniana Schult. & Schult. f. (in J.J. Roemer & J.A. Schultes, Syst. Veg. 7: 1221. 1830.),
Citations:1). Adams, C.D. 1972. Flowering Plants of Jamaica. University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica. 848 pp. 2). Barker, H.D. and W.S. Dardeau. 1930. La Flore d'Haiti. Port-au-Prince. 456 pp. 3). Correll, D.S. and H.B. Correll, 1982. Flora of the Bahama Archipelago. J. Cramer, FL-9490 Vaduz, Germany. 1692 pp. 4). León, F., 1946; León, F. and H. Alain, 1951-1957. Flora de Cuba. Habana. 5). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. 2008. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Website: 6). Wunderlin, R.P., and B.F. Hansen. 2004. Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants. Institute for Systematic Botany, University of South Florida, Tampa. Website:
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