genus Tillandsia


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Synonyms for genus Tillandsia

large genus of epiphytic or terrestrial sparse-rooting tropical plants usually forming dense clumps or pendant masses

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As a result of our explorations in the field and the revision of herbarium material in the main Mexican and foreign institutional herbaria, in order to complete the Flora Bromeliologica Mexicana, we detected material from one undescribed species of the genus Tillandsia that we propose here as:
Abstract: Using collection specimens, we measured the density and wing area of trichomes in 37 species of the bromeliad genus Tillandsia, specifically the abaxial proximal, abaxial distal, adaxial proximal and adaxial distal parts of the leaf.
During the late 1960s, two independent botanical expeditions to Mexico were undertaken to study the genus Tillandsia.
The genus Tillandsia is well represented from the sea level to 3,000 m.
The genus Tillandsia was represented by a small clump of T.
The correct use and conservation of this resource requires precise and reliable information, which is why we set out to do the taxonomic treatment of the genus Tillandsia L.