Tillandsia usneoides L.

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Tillandsia usneoides

Photo: Mark Hyde
Harry Pichanick Drive, Alexandra Park, Harare

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Common names: Florida moss (English) Spanish moss (English)
Derivation of specific name: usneoides: resembling a lichen of the genus Usnea
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Worldwide distribution: From southern Virginia to Argentina, over 8,000 km of latitude
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Tillandsia usneoides
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Tillandsia usneoides
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Tillandsia usneoides
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Tillandsia usneoides
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Tillandsia usneoides
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Tillandsia usneoides
JSTOR Plant Science: Tillandsia usneoides
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Tillandsia usneoides
Plants of the World Online: Tillandsia usneoides
Tropicos: Tillandsia usneoides
Wikipedia: Tillandsia usneoides

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Tillandsia usneoides.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=232260, retrieved 19 May 2024

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