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Aechmea-kentii-

Genus and species?

 

 

Aechmea kentii (Luther) Smith & Spencer, Phytologia 72: 96-8. 1992

Streptocalyx kentii Luther, Selbyana 12: 83-6. 1991.

 A S. pallidus Luther, cui affinis, inflorescentia lepidota perdensiore, ramis inflorescentiae stipi­tatis longioribus et bracteis primaris florigerisque serratis differt.

 TYPE. Ecuador: Morona-Santiago, Cordillera de Cutucu, elev. ca. 400 m; collected in Jan. 1989, J. Kent legit. fl. in cultivation Aug. 1990, J. Kent s.n. (SEL, holotype; QCA, isotype).