UNA NUEVA TILLANDSIA (BROMELIACEAE) DE LA SIERRA DEL HALO, TECALITLÃN, JALISCO, MÃ‰XICO
- A Longer Story Than Expected: Seeds Of Several Species (Tillandsioideae) Remain Viable For Up To Two Years. Zotz, Gerhard // Journal of the Bromeliad Society;Mar-Jun2013, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p83
The article discusses a study on bromeliad seed to understand its distributional limits and predict possible consequences of global climate change in its germination. Mature seeds of Guzmania lingulata, Guzmania monostachia and Tillandsia fasciculata were collected from natural populations in...
- CIRCUNSCRIPCIÃ“N DE TILLANDSIA CHAETOPHYLLA MEZ Y DESCRIPCIÃ“N DE TILLANDSIA SESSEMOCINOI (BROMELIACEAE: TILLANDSIOIDEAE). López-Ferrari, Ana Rosa; Serna, Adolfo Espejo; De Caleya, Paloma Blanco Fernández // Acta Botanica Mexicana;2006, Issue 76, p77
The nomenclatural status of Tillandsia chaetophylla Mez is discussed and clarified, and a new species, Tillandsia sessemocinoi LÃ³pez-Ferrari, Espejo et P. Blanco, is described and illustrated. Data concerning the distribution and phenology of both taxa are provided.
- Errata: Forgotten Photographers. // Journal of the Bromeliad Society;Sep/Oct2005, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p217
Presents corrections to the article on Darkest Delights by Geoff Lawn and to the article by Lucia Hechavarria Schwesinger on Tillandsia canescens in the May/June 2005 issue of the "Journal of the Bromeliad Society."
- UNA NUEVA ESPECIE DE TILLANDSIA (BROMELIACEAE) DEL OCCIDENTE DE MÃ‰XICO. Espejo Serna, Adolfo; López-Ferrari, Ana Rosa // Acta Botanica Mexicana;2005, Issue 72, p53
Tillandsia macvaughii known from the states of Jalisco and MichoacÃ¡n, Mexico, is described and illustrated. The new species is compared with T. marabascoensis Ehlers et Lautner, T. maritima Matuda and T. rothii Rauh, species with similar characteristics. An identification key, and a...
- UNA NUEVA COMBINACIÃ“N Y NUEVOS REGISTROS EN LAS BROMELIACEAE DE EL SALVADOR. Morales, J. Francisco; Cerén, José G. // Darwiniana;dic2009, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p344
Anew combination, Werauhia montana is proposed and their relationships whit W. nephrolepis are discussed. Aechmea bromeliifolia, Pitcairnia maidifolia, and Tillandsia balbisiana are reported for first time in El Salvador.
- Tillandsia canescens: A Rare Species from the Greater Antilles. Schwesinger, Lucia Hechavarria // Journal of the Bromeliad Society;May/Jun2005, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p136
The article provides information on the plant species Tillandsia canescens from the Greater Antilles. The plant was described by Swedish botanist Peter Olof Swartz as having the leaves linear-erect and with three spikes. The plant is also an epiphyte found in vegetation near the seacost. It is...
- Effects of Tillandsia recurvata extracts on the seed germination of Tillandsia spp. Valencia-Díaz, S.; Flores-Palacios, A.; Rodruíguez-López, V.; Jiménez-Aparicio, A. R. // Allelopathy Journal;2012, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p125
Epiphytes associate intraspecifically, but it is unclear whether the dominant species exerts a negative effect on its competitors through allelopathy. Tillandsia recurvata is the dominant epiphyte in the tropical dry forest of central Mexico. It has phytotoxic properties, therefore inhibits the...
- VIRIDANTHA, UN GÃ‰NERO NUEVO DE BROMELIACEAE (TILLANDSIOIDEAE) ENDÃ‰MICO DE MÃ‰XICO. Espejo-Serna, Adolfo // Acta Botanica Mexicana;2002, Issue 60, p25
The genus Viridantha Espejo (Bromeliaceae) with two sections and six species, all endemic to Mexico and previously treated as Tillandsia, is proposed as new. Viridantha is characterized by the stamens equal in length, flat filaments and subbasifixed anthers, 2-4 mm long; ligulate, free, dark...
- Tillandsia huamenulaensis: a new species from the State of Oaxaca, Mexico. Ehlers, Renate // Journal of the Bromeliad Society;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p56
Presents a description of the Tillandsia huamenulaensis bromeliad from Oaxaca, Mexico. Comparison among Tillandsia huamenulaensis, Tillandsia limbata and Tillandsia comitanensis; Information on the leaves, sheaths, blades, scape, scape-bracts, inflorescence, primary bracts, branches, floral...