Monographs Details: Tillandsia usneoides (L.) L.
Authority: Smith, Lyman B. & Schubert, Bernice G. 1952. Plants collected in Ecuador by W. H. Camp. Begoniaceae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 8 (1): 36-40.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Azuay: sparse, seen hanging from a few plants in the canon; between Rios Azogues and Gualaceo, valley of the Rio Paute, between Paute and Cuenca, 7,200-8,000 ft., (dry cliffs, rocky hillsides and occasional ravines'), E-2348. Loja: hanging from trees, Malacatos Valley, 25 km, south of Loja, about 5,000 ft., E-126.
Distribution:Ecuador South America