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Genus: Ursulaea Read & Baensch

Probable synonym of: Aechmea Ruiz & Pav.

Family: Bromeliaceae subfamily Bromelioideae
Genus number: 27999
Last updated: 10-Jun-2011

No Species Records exist for this genus in GRIN.

References for genus:

  • Izquierdo, L. Y. & D. Piñero. 1998. Allozyme divergence among four species of Podaechmea s.l. and the status of Ursulaea (Bromeliaceae, Bromelioideae). Pl. Syst. Evol. 213:207–215. [= Aechmaea Ruiz. & Pav.].
  • Read, R. W. & H. U. Baensch. 1994. Ursulaea; a new genus of Mexican bromeliads. J. Bromeliad Soc. 44:205–211. [accepts].
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar

Check other nomenclature databases for Ursulaea:

  • ING: Index Nominum Genericorum
  • NCU-3e: Names in Current Use for Extant Plant Genera

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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