FLORA MALAYSIANA

Plants of the Malaysian Region



Monocotyledoneae.


Family: BROMELIACEAE, Bromelid.
Taxonomy: Class: Liliopsida Brongniart, 1843, (monocotyledons), Cladus: Commelinids, Order: Poales, Small (1903), Family: Bromeliaceae, Juss. (1789), Subfamily 1) Bromelioideae, Burnett, 2) Pitcairnioideae, 3) Tillandsioideae.


Genus: Aechmea Ruiz & Pav. , Bromelids


Silver-Vase, Urn Plant, Species: Aechmea fasciata Baker.
Ref: Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1977); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka, Malaysia. - page 48
http://fairfun.net/my2/flora_my/flora_my-m/flora-ma/mb/braef01a.htm, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aechmea_fasciata
File: braef01a.jpg. Original Size: 490 x 330
Loc.: Mimaland, Ulu Gombak, Selangor. Date: xx/xx/1997
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Family: Bromeliaceae, Subfamily: Bromelioideae , Genus: Aechmea. Ruiz & Pav., Subgenus:Platyaechmea (Baker) Baker, Aechmea Baker Species: Aechmea fasciata (Lindley) Baker, Variety: 1) var. purpurea (Guillon) Mez, 2) var. flavivittata Reitz, 3) var. pruinosa Reitz.