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Waltillia hatschbachii (L.B.Sm. & Read) Leme, Barfuss & Halbritt

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Vriesea hatschbachii; Alcantarea hatschbachii

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

 

Distribution

Brazil

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Leme, Elton C., Halbritter, Heidemarie and Barfuss, Michael H. J. (2017). Waltillia, a new monotypic genus in Tillandsioideae (Bromeliaceae) arises from a rediscovered, allegedly extinct species from Brazil. Phytotaxa 299(1): 1-35. [Abstract]

 

Other references:

Machado, Talita M. et al. (2021). Expanding Waltillia: an addition to a previously monotypic genus of Bromeliaceae from the Espinhaço range, Brazil. Phytotaxa 491(1): 1-11.

Machado, T.M. & Versieux, L.M. (2021) Identifying suitable habitats for Alcantarea imperialis and Waltillia hatschbachii and their survival under climate change In: Versieux, L.M. (Ed.) Alcantarea: giant bromeliads from Brazil, Capim Macio & Offset, pp. 229-238.

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