Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Vriesea gigantea (Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) Mez in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 3(3): 566 (1894), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Werauhia gigantea (Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) J.R.Grant, Trop. Subtrop. Pflanzenwelt 91: 31 (1995).
Family: Bromeliaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Tillandsia gigantea Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f. in J.J.Roemer & J.A.Schultes, Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 7: 1224 (1830).

Werauhia gigantea (Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) J.R.Grant, Trop. Subtrop. Pflanzenwelt 91: 31 (1995).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts